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Definition of the verb cauterize
What does cauterize mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: cauterized | cauterizing | cauterizes
- burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent
- example: The surgeon cauterized the wart
- lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
- alternative spelling: cauterise
- synonym of cauterize: burn
- more generic terms: care for / treat = provide treatment for; burn = damage by burning with heat, fire, or radiation
- entailment: scorch / sear = make very hot and dry
- make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals
Cauterize was an alternative rock band from Canada, active from 1995 to 2007.
- genres: Pop punk, Rock music, Alternative rock, Punk rock, Power pop, Post-hardcore
- albums: "Paper Wings", "So Far From Real", "Disguises", "Unmasked", "The Moment I Cauterize", "Take Off Eh!"
- "Cauterize" is a musical album of Tremonti.
- released on
- "Cauterize" is a musical single of As I Lay Dying.
- released on
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Cauterize
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Doing Harm (2014)
by Kelly Parsons
To cauterize means to destroy living tissue with heat, cold, or chemicals. The Bovie uses the heat produced by an electric current to burn through tissue. It's a pen-shaped instrument, held in the dominant hand just as you would hold a pen, with ...
Civil Service Exams (2000)
by Jerry Bobrow, Peter Z. Orton, William A. Covino
To cauterize means most nearly to A) mix C) burn B) count D) dissuade 9. Berserk ...
by Jerry Bobrow, Peter Z. Orton, Bobrow Test Preparation Servic, William A. Covino
To cauterize means most nearly to A) mix C) burn B) count D) dissuade 9. Berserk means most nearly A) frenzied B) ornate C) friend D) sheltered 10. To rectify means most nearly to A) make right C) destruct B) turn away D) build 1 1 .
by English language
CAUTERIZE. box and its contents ; — a printer's frame for holding types. Cash, ( kash) n. [F. caisse, It. cassa, L. capsa, a box.] Coin or specie ; money ; ready money ; bank-notes, drafts, bonds, or any paper easily convertible into money. Cask ...
by Elizabeth Martin
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
cauterize. 4 burn, sear caution 4 warn ...
by Elizabeth Jewell
cauterize; brand. 9 tr. & intr. make, be, or feel hot, esp. painfully. 10 a tr. & intr. make or be passionate; feel or cause to feel great emotion, b intr. [usu. foil, by to + infm.j desire passionately; long. • n. mark or injury caused by burning, o burn ...
Dictionary of Medicine (2014)
by P.H. Collin
cauterize verb to use burning or radiation or laser beams to remove tissue or to stop bleeding 0 cauterization noun act of cauterizing; the growth was removed by cauterization 0 Cautery noun surgical instrument used to cauterize a wound; cold ...
by Norbert Shadeg
cauterize a wound (=cukcuk). cucul adj swollen (macucul intrans).
by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero
cauterize, v. cava (ka' -va): Plural of cavum. A vena cava. cavamesenteric shunt (ka' -va-mes-en-ter' -ik): The upper end of the inferior vena cava is anastomosed to the superior mesentric vein; used in children when the portal ...
abrasive cauterize cauterize verb to burn away flesh with a hot.
by Matthias Bedrossian
-u Jiansk, , to cauterize; Top sook, , aturanks 4-, ...
The Encyclopedia of Falconry (2000)
by Adrian Walker
A: to cauterize the head; B: the nares (note the hole to help avoid the frelon}; C: the head (the blade on the back is to 'cut the skin under the nares if need be'}; D: to cauterize or enlarge the nares. E is a knife for other purposes. Source List and ...
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
tan, tingle, waste burn a bit: char burn a corpse to ashes: cremate burn balm: aloe burn brightly: blaze, flare burn intensely: deflagrate burn low and unsteadily: gutter burn midnight oil: lucubrate burn tissue: cauterize burn to ashes: incinerate ...
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Video shows what cauterize means. To burn, sear, or freeze tissue using a hot iron, electric current or a caustic agent.. Cauterize Meaning. How to pronounce ...
Scrabble value of C3A1U1T1E1R1I1Z10E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 20 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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