Any TherapeuticProcess that involves making an
incision in the Animal that is the patient of the TherapeuticProcess.
SUMO / PROCESSES
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- operation, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgery
- a therapeutic procedure with instruments to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
If act is an instance of surgery and animal is a patient of act, then there exists cutting subact so that animal is an instance of animal and cutting is a patient of animal and subact is a subprocess of act.
(instance ?ACT Surgery)
(patient ?ACT ?ANIMAL))
(instance ?SUBACT Cutting)
(instance ?ANIMAL Animal)
(patient ?ANIMAL ?CUTTING)
(subProcess ?SUBACT ?ACT))))