jury mast

noun
\ ˈju̇(ə)r-ē-ˌmast How to pronounce jury mast (audio) \

Medical Definition of jury mast

: a device for supporting the head in cases of deterioration of the cervical spine (as in Pott's disease) that consists of a rod one end of which is secured to the back of the body and the other extended above the head to form a hook from which a sling is suspended

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“Jury mast.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/jury%20mast. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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