Definition of Surgeon's knot

1. Noun. Any of several knots used in tying stitches or ligatures.

Generic synonyms: Knot



Definition of Surgeon's knot

1. Noun. A knot derived from the reef knot commonly used by surgeons. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Surgeon's Knot

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Literary usage of Surgeon's knot

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1. American Observer Medical Monthly (1878)
"... and Pyaemia 430 Salicylic Acid in Ulcers 230 Surgeon s Knot 589 Sweating as a Tetanus Remedy 432 Thuja Occidentalis 463 Tinnitus Aurium 183 Ulcers 232, ..."

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