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- v. To fracture again.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A second breaking (as of a badly set bone) by the surgeon.
- transitive v. To break again, as a bone.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To fracture again (a badly set bone) in order to secure union in a better position.
- n. A breaking again, as of a badly set bone.
- n. Refraetoriness; antagonism.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. break (a bone) that was previously broken but mended in an abnormal way
For all the eye candy that patients see in the new office, many of the group's advancements have come in features that patients can't see: lenticular refracture surgery and electronic medical records.
t refracture it rummaging through the wreckage; if there were no internal injuries that crippled him first; if there was nothing on this planet that decided he looked tasty ...