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Synonyms for cauteryˈkɔ tə ri

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cautery, cauterant(noun)

    an instrument or substance used to destroy tissue for medical reasons (eg removal of a wart) by burning it with a hot iron or an electric current or a caustic or by freezing it

    Synonyms:
    cauterization, cautery, cauterisation, cauterant

  2. cautery, cauterization, cauterisation(noun)

    the act of coagulating blood and destroying tissue with a hot iron or caustic agent or by freezing

    Synonyms:
    cauterization, cautery, cauterisation, cauterant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cautery(n.)

    Synonyms:
    application of hot iron or of caustics


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  • cautère, cautérisationFrench

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