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traumatism

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noun trau·ma·tism \ˈtrau̇-mə-ˌti-zəm, ˈtrȯ-\

Definition of traumatism

  1. :  the development or occurrence of trauma; also :  trauma



1857

First Known Use of traumatism

1857


Medical Dictionary

traumatism

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noun trau·ma·tism \ˈtrȯ-mə-ˌtiz-əm, ˈtrau̇-\

Medical Definition of traumatism

  1. :  the development or occurrence of trauma <periodontal traumatism>; also :  trauma




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