transitive verb

lux·​ate ˈlək-ˌsāt How to pronounce luxate (audio)
luxated; luxating
: to throw out of place or out of joint : dislocate
the … fractured and luxated teeth were removedDental Abstracts
a luxated patella

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“Luxate.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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