Medical Dictionary


noun \ˈstab\

Medical Definition of STAB

:  a wound produced by a pointed object or weapon
a :  a culture medium solidified in an upright column in a tube to reduce the surface to a minimum—compare slant b :  stab culture
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears