acus

[ ey-kuh s ]
/ ˈeɪ kəs /
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noun, plural a·cus.

Surgery. a needle, especially one used in a surgical operation.

Nearby words

  1. acuminate,
  2. acupoint,
  3. acupressure,
  4. acupuncture,
  5. acupuncturist,
  6. acusector,
  7. acutance,
  8. acute,
  9. acute abdomen,
  10. acute accent

Origin of acus

From Latin

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