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coarse

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adjective \ˈkō(ə)rs, ˈkȯ(ə)rs\

Medical Definition of coarse

  1. 1:  visible to the naked eye or by means of a compound microscope <coarse particles>

  2. 2of a tremor :  of wide excursion <a coarse tremor of the extremities>

  3. 3:  harsh, raucous, or rough in tone—used of some sounds heard in auscultation in pathological states of the chest <coarse rales>





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