racket amputation rack·et amputation (rāk’ĭt)
A circular or slightly oval amputation in which a long incision is made in the axis of the limb.
[rak-i-teer] /ˌræk ɪˈtɪər/ noun 1. a person engaged in a . verb (used without object) 2. to engage in a . /ˌrækɪˈtɪə/ noun 1. a person engaged in illegal enterprises for profit verb 2. (intransitive) to operate a racket 1928 (noun and verb), from racket (n.1) + -eer. Related: Racketeering (1928). noun A person who […]
[rak-it] /ˈræk ɪt/ noun 1. a loud noise or clamor, especially of a disturbing or confusing kind; din; uproar: The traffic made a terrible racket in the street below. 2. social excitement, gaiety, or dissipation. 3. an organized illegal activity, such as bootlegging or the extortion of money from legitimate business people by threat or […]
[rak-it] /ˈræk ɪt/ noun 1. a light bat having a netting of catgut or nylon stretched in a more or less oval frame and used for striking the ball in tennis, the shuttlecock in badminton, etc. 2. the short-handled paddle used to strike the ball in table tennis. 3. rackets, (used with a singular verb) […]
- Racket press
noun 1. a device consisting of a frame closed by a spring mechanism, for keeping taut the strings of a tennis racket, squash racket, etc