accordion graft

[ ə-kôrdē-ən ]

n.

A skin graft in which multiple slits have been made so that it can be stretched to cover a large area.

Nearby words

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  2. allowedly,
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  5. alloxuria,
  6. alloy steel,
  7. alloyed junction,
  8. allozyme,
  9. allport,
  10. allport, gordon w.


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