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- adj. Relating to the removal of the laminae of exfoliated bones.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An instrument formerly used in removing the laminæ of exfoliated bones.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to desquamation; desquamative.
- n. Pl. desquamatories (-riz). In surgery, a kind of trepan formerly used for removing the laminæ of exfoliated bones.
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