sequestrum

noun
se·ques·trum | \si-ˈkwe-strəm \
plural sequestrums also sequestra\si-ˈkwe-strə \

Definition of sequestrum 

: a fragment of dead bone detached from adjoining sound bone

First Known Use of sequestrum

1831, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sequestrum

New Latin, from Latin, legal sequestration, from sequester

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sequestrum

noun
se·ques·trum | \si-ˈkwes-trəm \
plural sequestrums also sequestra\-trə \

Medical Definition of sequestrum 

: a fragment of dead bone detached from adjoining sound bone

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