nailing

noun

nail·​ing ˈnā-liŋ How to pronounce nailing (audio)
: the act or process of fixing the parts of a broken bone by means of a nail
intramedullary nailing

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“Nailing.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nailing. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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