comminuted

  • 1 Comminuted — may refer to: comminuted bone, as in a crushed or splintered bone comminuted material, which has been pulverised or titurated, such as Pulverised fuel ash in coal burning This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If… …

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  • 2 Comminuted — Comminute Com mi*nute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Comminuted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Comminuting}.] [L. comminutus, p. p. of comminuere to comminute; com + minuere to lessen. See {Minute}.] To reduce to minute particles, or to a fine powder; to pulverize;… …

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  • 3 comminuted — Broken into several pieces; denoting especially a fractured bone. [L. com minuo, pp. minutus, to make smaller, break into pieces, fr. minor, less] * * * com·mi·nut·ed adj being a fracture in which the bone is splintered or crushed into numerous… …

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  • 4 comminuted — minced or fragmented fish flesh. It may be mechanically comminuted such that the type and form of the fish is no longer recognisable, or be fish fillets minced after removal of skin and bones, or disintegrated fish with some protein removed as in …

    Dictionary of ichthyology

  • 5 comminuted — adjective Reduced to small particles or to powder, as by crushing or pulverizing. Syn: triturated …

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  • 6 comminuted — adj. fractured to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading com·mi·nute || kÉ’mɪnjuːt v. crush, grind, pulverize …

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  • 7 comminuted — [ kɒmɪnju:tɪd] adjective 1》 technical reduced to minute particles or fragments. 2》 Medicine (of a fracture) producing multiple bone splinters. Derivatives comminution noun Origin C17 (earlier (C16) as comminution): past participle of comminute,… …

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  • 8 comminuted —    Ae (as dust or powder) …

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  • 9 comminuted — commˈinuted adjective 1. Pulverized 2. Broken into tiny pieces • • • Main Entry: ↑comminute …

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  • 10 Comminuted fracture — Comminute Com mi*nute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Comminuted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Comminuting}.] [L. comminutus, p. p. of comminuere to comminute; com + minuere to lessen. See {Minute}.] To reduce to minute particles, or to a fine powder; to pulverize;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 comminuted fracture — noun fracture in which the bone is splintered or crushed • Hypernyms: ↑fracture, ↑break * * * noun : a fracture in which the bone is splintered or crushed into numerous pieces * * * a fracture of a bone in which the separated parts are splintered …

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  • 12 Comminuted fracture — Fracture Frac ture (?; 135), n. [L. fractura, fr. frangere, fractum, to break: cf. F. fracture. See {Fraction}.] 1. The act of breaking or snapping asunder; rupture; breach. [1913 Webster] 2. (Surg.) The breaking of a bone. [1913 Webster] 3. (Min …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 comminuted fracture — a fracture of a bone in which the separated parts are splintered or fragmented. See illus. under fracture. [1825 35] * * * …

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  • 14 Comminuted fracture — A fracture in which bone is broken, splintered or crushed into a number of pieces. A fracture is a break in the bone or cartilage. It usually is a result of trauma but can be due to an acquired disease of bone such as osteoporosis or abnormal… …

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  • 15 comminuted fracture — fracture of a bone in which the parts are splintered or crushed …

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  • 16 comminuted fracture — a fracture in which the bone is broken into more than two pieces. A crushing force is usually responsible and there is often extensive injury to surrounding soft tissues …

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  • 17 Перелом Оскольчатый (Comminuted Fracture) — перелом, при котором образуется более двух отломков. Обычно это происходит под воздействием раздавливающей силы, приводя и к сильному повреждению окружающих мягких ткзнсй Источник: Медицинский словарь …

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  • 18 Fracture, comminuted — A fracture in which bone is broken, splintered or crushed into a number of pieces. A fracture is a break in the bone or cartilage. It usually is a result of trauma but can be due to an acquired disease of bone such as osteoporosis or abnormal… …

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  • 19 com — comminuted; commitment …

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  • 20 pilon fracture — comminuted fracture of the inferior articular surface of the tibia and the malleoli, caused by axial compression of the ankle joint …

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