Intermediary amputation
Intermediary In`ter*me"di*a*ry, a. [Cf. F. interm['e]diaire.] Lying, coming, or done, between; intermediate; as, an intermediary project. [1913 Webster]

{Intermediary amputation} (Surg.), an amputation for injury, performed after inflammation has set in. [1913 Webster]


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