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  • n. A surgical instrument for ligating, or for placing and fastening a ligature.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument for ligating, or for placing and fastening a ligature.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In surgery, an instrument used to place and fasten a ligature.

Etymologies

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See ligate.

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