Trochar
Trochar Tro"char, n. (Surg.) See {Trocar}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Trocar — Tro car, n. [F. trocart (or trois quarts, i. e., three quarters); trois three (L. tres) + carre the side of a sword blade; so called from its triangular point.] (Surg.) A stylet, usually with a triangular point, used for exploring tissues or for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trocar — also trochar noun Etymology: French trocart, alteration of trois quart from trois three + carre edge Date: circa 1706 a sharp pointed surgical instrument fitted with a cannula and used especially to insert the cannula into a body cavity as a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Trocar — Example of a trocar A trocar (variant: trochar[1]; from French: alteration of trois carré from trois (three) + carré (square) i.e, three edged , triangular) is a medical instrument with a sharply pointed end, often three sided, that is used… …   Wikipedia

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