curettage

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noun cu·ret·tage \ˌkyu̇r-ə-ˈtäzh\

Definition of curettage

  1. :  a surgical scraping or cleaning by means of a curette

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First Known Use of curettage

1897


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curettage

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noun cu·ret·tage \ˌkyu̇r-ə-ˈtäzh\

Medical Definition of curettage

  1. :  a surgical scraping or cleaning by means of a curette



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