Pronunciation: (si-zâr'ē-un),[key] —n.(sometimes l.c.) Also called Cesarean section, C-section. an operation by which a fetus is taken from the uterus by cutting through the walls of the abdomen and uterus.
—adj. 1. of or pertaining to a Cesarean.
2. Caesarean. Also,Caesarean,Caesarian,Cesarian(for defs. 1, 2).