cauter

noun
cau·​ter | \ ˈkȯt-ər How to pronounce cauter (audio) \

Medical Definition of cauter

: an iron for cauterizing : cautery

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“Cauter.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cauter. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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