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stitch

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noun \ˈstich\

Medical Definition of stitch

  1. 1:  a local sharp and sudden pain especially in the side

  2. 2a:  one in-and-out movement of a threaded needle in suturingb:  a portion of a suture left in the tissue after one stitch <removal of stitches>




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stitch

transitive verb

Medical Definition of stitch

  1. :  to fasten, join, or close with stitches <stitch a wound>





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