splanchnotribe

[ splăngknə-trīb′ ]

n.

An instrument used for occluding the intestine temporarily prior to resection.

Nearby words

  1. splanchnopleure,
  2. splanchnoptosis,
  3. splanchnosclerosis,
  4. splanchnoskeletal,
  5. splanchnoskeleton,
  6. splash,
  7. splash dam,
  8. splash down,
  9. splash erosion,
  10. splash guard


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