\kˈapsjuːl fˈɔːsɛps], \kˈapsjuːl fˈɔːsɛps], \k_ˈa_p_s_j_uː_l f_ˈɔː_s_ɛ_p_s]\

Definitions of CAPSULE FORCEPS

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1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop

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  • A genus of small Foraminifera, which live abundantly at or near the surface sea. Their dead shells, falling to bottom, make up large part soft mud, generally found in depths below 3,000 feet, and called globigerina ooze. See Illust. Foraminifera. glob-i-je-r[=i]'na, n. a genus typical of Globigerinidæ, pelagic family foraminifers.
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