linear fracture

n.

A fracture that runs parallel to the long axis of a bone.fissured fracture

Nearby words

  1. linear combination,
  2. linear dependence,
  3. linear differential equation,
  4. linear equation,
  5. linear extrapolation,
  6. linear function,
  7. linear graph,
  8. linear independence,
  9. linear induction motor,
  10. linear manifold


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