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support

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transitive verb sup·port \sə-ˈpō(ə)rt, -ˈpȯ(ə)rt\

Medical Definition of support

  1. 1:  to hold up or serve as a foundation or prop for

  2. 2:  to maintain in condition, action, or existence <support respiration> <support life>




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support

noun sup·port

Medical Definition of support

  1. 1:  the act or process of supporting :  the condition of being supported <respiratory support>

  2. 2:  supporter





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