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needle

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noun nee·dle \ˈnēd-əl\

Medical Definition of needle

  1. 1:  a small slender usually steel instrument designed to carry sutures when sewing tissues in surgery

  2. 2:  a slender hollow instrument for introducing material into or removing material from the body parenterally




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needle

transitive verb nee·dle

Medical Definition of needle

needled; needling \ˈnēd-liŋ, -əl-iŋ\play

  1. :  to puncture, operate on, or inject with a needle <needling a cataract>





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