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salvage

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noun sal·vage \ˈsal-vij\

Medical Definition of salvage

  1. :  the act or an instance of salvaging <thrombolytic therapy has permitted salvage of some limbs—Richard Lennihan et al>




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salvage

transitive verb sal·vage

Medical Definition of salvage

salvaged; salvaging

  1. :  to save (an organ, tissue, or patient) by preventive or therapeutic measures <a salvaged cancer patient> <salvaged lung tissue>





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