Medical Dictionary
2 ENTRIES FOUND:

silk

noun \ˈsilk\

Medical Definition of SILK

1
:  a fine continuous protein fiber produced by various insect larvae usually for cocoons; especially :  a lustrous tough elastic fiber produced by silkworms and used for textiles
2
:  strands of silk thread of various thicknesses used as suture material in surgery <surgical silk>
April 25, 2015
lissome Hear it
nimble or easily flexed
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