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[ ey-kuh s ]
/ ˈeɪ kəs /

noun, plural a·cus.

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

Nearby words

acuminate, acupoint, acupressure, acupuncture, acupuncturist, acus, acusector, acutance, acute, acute abdomen, acute accent

Origin of acus

From Latin Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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