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simple fracture

noun

Simple Definition of simple fracture

  • medical : a break in a bone in which no parts stick out through the skin

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of simple fracture

  1. :  a bone fracture that does not form an open wound in the skin — compare compound fracture

1597

First Known Use of simple fracture

1597

Rhymes with simple fracture


Medical Dictionary

simple fracture

noun

Medical Definition of simple fracture

  1. :  a bone fracture that does not form an open wound in the skin—compare compound fracture



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