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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Surgical instrument that holds back the edges of a surgical incision.

Usage examples (29)
  • What is confusing me is the branch of the retractor that I drew in green.
  • UNIDENTIFIED MALE: I have a retractor right here which is elevating the cerebellum.
  • Find the retractor muscle entering from the right and its 2 branches that I labeled 1 and 2.
  • From the retractor accidentally left behind during an operation to the kitchen knife that a dog somehow swallowed. for more
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