Examples from the Web for lancet
And even The Lancet and Nature publish their share of shaky studies.
The Lancet should never have published it (many of the co-authors later withdrew their names from the paper).Not Vaccinating Your Kids Is a Horrible Thing to Do|Ilana Glazer|May 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
According to studies published this week in The Lancet, aspirin radically reduces the risk of cancer.Can Taking Aspirin Once a Day Reduce Risk of Cancer, Stroke, and More?|Anneli Rufus|March 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The finding, published online in the journal The Lancet, lit up headlines this week.
The Lancet issued a formal retraction of the study soon after.
He obtained permission to do as he pleased, and having by great good luck a lancet with him, he let him blood in the neck.The History of Little Jack, a Foundling|Thomas Day
When they underwent the operation of the lancet, the doctor's wife and another lady were present; both beautiful women.The Adventures of Captain Bonneville|Washington Irving
The pathologist was sitting in the control room of the Lancet, his glasses slightly askew on his florid face.Star Surgeon|Alan Nourse
Noel Paton has shown (Lancet, July 4, 1903) that defective nutrition of the pregnant woman diminishes the weight of the offspring.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
He has done the work with a broad-ax when a lancet was needed.A History of American Literature Since 1870|Fred Lewis Pattee
British Dictionary definitions for lancet
Word Origin for lancet
Word Origin and History for lancet
late 14c., launcet, from Old French lancette "small lance" (12c.), diminutive of lance (see lance (n.)).