abscission - Dictionary definition and meaning for word abscission
It had the word sciss(scissors) in it.Scissors are used for Cutting,seperating..
ab + scission = scissor scissor separates two things by cutting them ,so separation
its from word abscissnic acid which causes cutting of bud off the plant. so abscission is cutting off
rogate is something that sounds rogam which should b abolished......
Imagin word in following way "absc I ssion". Here " I " is separating "absc" and "ssion". SO it is nothing but cutting these words.
rootword meaning ab(away)scission(scissors)=== scissors cut away anything in two parts
it may be from abscissa,i.e X-axis, X is crossed or cut off
Using word roots, abs=away or off and cis=cut/kill, hence abs+cis+sion= cut something off