continuous suture

n.

A suture made from an uninterrupted series of stitches and fastened at each end by a knot.uninterrupted suture

Nearby words

  1. continuous positive pressure breathing,
  2. continuous positive pressure ventilation,
  3. continuous processing,
  4. continuous spectrum,
  5. continuous stationery,
  6. continuous variation,
  7. continuous wave,
  8. continuous waves,
  9. continuous welded rail,
  10. continuous-expansion engine


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