sphyrotomy sphy·rot·o·my (sfī-rŏt’ə-mē)
Surgical section of a part of the malleus.
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noun, Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. 1. a contemptuous term used to refer to a Spanish-American person. noun 1. (US, slang) a derogatory word for a person from a Spanish-speaking country in South or Central America or a Spanish-speaking community in the US spender
noun, plural spicae [spahy-see] /ˈspaɪ si/ (Show IPA), spicas for 1, 2. 1. spike2 . 2. a type of bandage in the shape of a figure eight, extending from an extremity to the trunk. 3. (initial capital letter) Astronomy. a first-magnitude star in the constellation Virgo. noun (pl) -cae (-siː), -cas 1. (med) a spiral […]
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spica bandage spi·ca bandage (spī’kə) n. Successive strips of material applied to the body and the first part of a limb, or to the hand and a finger, that overlap slightly so as to resemble an ear of wheat.