Definitions for ecraseur
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A surgical instrument intended to replace the knife in many operations, the parts operated on being severed by the crushing effect produced by the gradual tightening of a chain to avoid haemorrhage.
Origin: écraseur, "crusher".
an instrument intended to replace the knife in many operations, the parts operated on being severed by the crushing effect produced by the gradual tightening of a steel chain, so that hemorrhage rarely follows
Origin: [F., fr. craser to crush.]
An écraseur is a surgical instrument containing a chain or wire loop that is used to encircle and sever a projecting mass of tissue by gradual tightening of the chain or loop.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ā-kra-zėr, n. (surg.) an instrument for removing tumours. [Fr.]
The numerical value of ecraseur in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of ecraseur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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