Ecraseur definition

ākräzʉr
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(surgery) A surgical instrument intended to replace the knife in many operations, the parts operated on being severed by the crushing effect produced by the gradual tightening of a chain to avoid haemorrhage.
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Noun

Singular:
ecraseur
Plural:
craseurs, ecraseurs

Origin of ecraseur

  • French écraseur, "crusher".

    From Wiktionary