noun a form of radiotherapy in which sealed sources of radioactive material are inserted temporarily into body cavities or directly into tumours
belonging or pertaining to the suborder Brachyura, comprising the true crabs. a brachyuran crustacean. noun any decapod crustacean of the group (formerly suborder) Brachyura, which includes the crabs adjective of, relating to, or belonging to the Brachyura
shorttailed, as a crab (opposed to macrurous).
strengthening; invigorating: This mountain air is bracing. of, relating to, or serving as a brace. a brace. braces collectively: The bracing on this scaffold is weak. material, as timber, used for braces. something that holds parts together or in place, as a clasp or clamp. anything that imparts rigidity or steadiness. Also called bitbrace, bitstock. […]