Dictionary

micropuncture

noun mi·cro·punc·ture \-ˈpəŋ(k)-chər\

Definition of MICROPUNCTURE

:  an extremely small puncture (as of a nephron); also :  an act of making a micropuncture

First Known Use of MICROPUNCTURE

1948
Medical Dictionary

micropuncture

noun mi·cro·punc·ture \ˌmī-krō-ˈpəŋ(k)-chər\

Medical Definition of MICROPUNCTURE

:  an extremely small puncture (as of a nephron); also :  an act of making such a puncture

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: micropylePrevious Word in the Dictionary: micropulsationAll Words Near: micropuncture
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears