cannulate

verb
can·​nu·​late | \ ˈkan-yə-ˌlāt How to pronounce cannulate (audio) \
cannulated; cannulating

Definition of cannulate

transitive verb

: to insert a cannula into cannulated the femoral artery

Other Words from cannulate

cannulation \ ˌkan-​yə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce cannulate (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of cannulate

1906, in the meaning defined above

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“Cannulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cannulate. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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cannulate

transitive verb
can·​nu·​late | \ -ˌlāt How to pronounce cannulate (audio) \
cannulated; cannulating

Medical Definition of cannulate

: to insert a cannula into

Other Words from cannulate

cannulation \ ˌkan-​yə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce cannulate (audio) \ noun

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