Medical Dictionary

strapping

noun

Medical Definition of STRAPPING

:  the application of adhesive plaster in overlapping strips upon or around a part (as a sprained ankle or the chest in pleurisy) to serve as a splint to reduce motion or to hold surgical dressings in place upon a surgical wound; also :  material so used
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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