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noun tri·age \trē-ˈäzh, ˈtrē-ˌ\

Definition of TRIAGE

:  the sorting of and allocation of treatment to patients and especially battle and disaster victims according to a system of priorities designed to maximize the number of survivors
:  the sorting of patients (as in an emergency room) according to the urgency of their need for care
triage transitive verb
March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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