far-and-near suture n.
A suture used to approximate fascial edges, in which alternate near and far stiches are used.
[far-uh n-dohl; French fa-rahn-dawl] /ˈfær ənˌdoʊl; French fa rɑ̃ˈdɔl/ noun, plural farandoles [far-uh n-dohlz; French fa-rahn-dawl] /ˈfær ənˌdoʊlz; French fa rɑ̃ˈdɔl/ (Show IPA) 1. a lively dance, of Provençal origin, in which all the dancers join hands and execute various figures. 2. the music for this dance. /ˈfærənˌdəʊl; French farɑ̃dɔl/ noun 1. a lively dance […]
[fahr-uh-wey] /ˈfɑr əˈweɪ/ adjective 1. distant; remote: faraway lands. 2. dreamy, preoccupied: a faraway look. /ˈfɑːrəˌweɪ/ adjective (far away when postpositive) 1. very distant; remote 2. dreamy or absent-minded adj. also far-away, 1816, from far + away.
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- Far be it from one to
One will not do or say something. This disclaimer may be true or false, depending on the speaker or the context. For example, Far be it from him to disagree may be used as a straightforward indication that he is unlikely to disagree, or it may be used ironically to indicate that he actually disagrees […]