Laceration - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌlæsəˈreɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word laceration
Brit.  |lasəˈreɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word laceration

noun

- a torn ragged wound
- the act of lacerating

Examples

She suffered lacerations on her legs.

The broken glass caused severe laceration of his feet.

multiple lacerations to the upper arms

Word forms

noun
singular: laceration
plural: lacerations
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