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  Words related to suture

Related / Similar Words: surgical seam, sutura, fibrous joint

 

Definition:
  • thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together;
  • a seam used in surgery;
  • an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull);
  • join with a suture; "suture the wound after surgery";

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    Hyponyms: coronal suture, sutura coronalis, frontal suture, sutura frontalis, intermaxillary suture, sutura intermaxillaris, internasal suture, sutura internasalis, lamboid suture, sutura lamboidea, occipitomastoid suture, parietomastoid suture, sagittal suture, interparietal suture, sutura sagittalis

     

    Derivational Morphology: surgical seam, suturing

     

    Anagrams: tusser, russet, uterus, estrus

     

     
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