lancet

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

lan·cet

noun \ˈlan(t)-sət\

medical : a sharp tool used for cutting the skin

Full Definition of LANCET

1
:  a sharp-pointed and commonly 2-edged surgical instrument used to make small incisions
2

First Known Use of LANCET

15th century

lan·cet

noun \ˈlan(t)-sət\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LANCET

: a sharp-pointed and commonly two-edged surgical instrument used to make small incisions (as in a vein or a boil)—called also lance

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