cutting off; separation
In its early stages, skin cancer is easily cured by the simple abscission of the tumor and surrounding skin.
ab (off, away)#scindere (to cut, split) (Latin)
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 "abscission" sounds like "Recession". nw a days companies are cutting their employs due to recession.