stab wound

noun

Medical Definition of stab wound

: a small surgical incision (as for drainage) made by a thrust with a sharp instrument

called also stab incision

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“Stab wound.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/stab%20wound. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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