sequestrum

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noun se·ques·trum \si-ˈkwes-trəm\

Definition of sequestrum

plural

sequestrums

also

sequestra

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  1. :  a fragment of dead bone detached from adjoining sound bone

Origin and Etymology of sequestrum

New Latin, from Latin, legal sequestration, from sequester


First Known Use: 1831


Medical Dictionary

sequestrum

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noun se·ques·trum \si-ˈkwes-trəm\

Medical Definition of sequestrum

plural

sequestrums

also

sequestra

\-trə\play
  1. :  a fragment of dead bone detached from adjoining sound bone


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