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cauterize

transitive verb cau·ter·ize

Medical Definition of cauterize

cauterized or British cauterised; cauterizing or British cauterising

  1. :  to sear with a cautery or caustic

cauterization or British cauterisation \ˌkȯt-ə-rə-ˈzā-shən\play noun


Variants of cauterize

or British cauterise \ˈkȯt-ə-ˌrīz\play


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