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suture

verb

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to close up with a series of interlacing stitches
  • the doctor cleaned, sutured, and bandaged the wound

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  • unsew

suture

noun

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The first known use of suture was in the 15th century

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“Suture.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/suture. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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