[ sâr-fēn′, sĕr- ]
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A small spring forceps used for approximating the edges of a wound, or for temporarily closing an artery during surgery.
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Serrefine This championship speller gets a little too smart with the anchor interviewing him on his big win.Fainting, Confusion, Screams: The 9 Best Spelling Bee Stumpers (VIDEO)|Anna Klassen|May 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST