acusector

[ ak-yoo-sek-ter ]
/ ˌæk yʊˈsɛk tər /

noun Surgery.

a needle for cutting tissue by means of a high-frequency electric current.

Nearby words

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

Origin of acusector

From New Latin; see origin at acus, sector

Related formsac·u·sec·tion, noun

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