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Webster 1913 Edition


Laceration

Lacˊer-a′tion

,
Noun.
[L.
laceratio
: cf. F.
lacération
.]
1.
The act of lacerating.
2.
A breach or wound made by lacerating.
Arbuthnot.

Webster 1828 Edition


Laceration

LACERA'TION

,
Noun.
The act of tearing or rending; the breach made by rending.

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laceration

laceration

See also: lacération

English

Noun

laceration (plural lacerations)

  1. An irregular open wound caused by a blunt impact to soft tissue.
    The doctor sewed up the laceration in his arm.

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