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subdural

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adjective sub·dur·al \ˌsəb-ˈdu̇r-əl, -ˈdyu̇r-; ˈsəb-ˌ\

Definition of subdural

  1. :  situated or occurring beneath the dura mater or between the dura mater and the arachnoid membrane <subdural space> <subdural hematomas>



Origin of subdural

sub- + dura (mater)


First Known Use: 1875

Rhymes with subdural


Medical Dictionary

subdural

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adjective sub·du·ral \ˌsəb-ˈd(y)u̇r-əl\

Medical Definition of subdural

  1. :  situated, occurring, or performed under the dura mater or between the dura mater and the arachnoid <subdural empyema>

subdurally \-ē\play adverb



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