noun, plural ron·geurs [rohn-zhurz; French rawn-zhœr] /roʊnˈʒɜrz; French rɔ̃ˈʒœr/. Surgery.
Origin of rongeur
Examples from the Web for rongeur
A probe is then passed into the ostium, and the anterior wall of the sinus is removed with a curette or rongeur forceps.
The barghest has a kinsman in the Rongeur d'Os of Norman folklore.
The jagged ends of the fifth rib were cleaned with a rongeur; approximately 200 cc.Warren Commission (6 of 26): Hearings Vol. VI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy