obturation

noun ob·tu·ra·tion \ ˌäb-tyə-ˈrā-shən , -tə- \

Definition of obturation

obturate

play \ˈäb-tyə-ˌrāt, -tə-\ transitive verb

Origin and Etymology of obturation

Latin obturation-, obturatio, from obturare to obstruct


Medical Dictionary

obturation

noun ob·tu·ra·tion \ ˌäb-t(y)ə-ˈrā-shən \

medical Definition of obturation

: obstruction of a bodily passage
  • intestinal obturation

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