from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Medicine Therapeutic use of a high-frequency electric current to bring about the coagulation and destruction of tissue.
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- n. A form of electrosurgery in which a high-frequency electric current is used to bring about the coagulation and destruction of tissue
electro- + coagulation (Wiktionary)