Medical Dictionary

dry socket

noun

Definition of DRY SOCKET

:  a tooth socket in which after tooth extraction a blood clot fails to form or disintegrates without undergoing organization; also :  a condition that is marked by the occurrence of such a socket or sockets and that is usually accompanied by neuralgic pain but without suppuration
March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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