COMPENSATORY PAUSE

\kˈɒmpənsətəɹˌi pˈɔːz], \kˈɒmpənsətəɹˌi pˈɔːz], \k_ˈɒ_m_p_ə_n_s_ə_t_ə_ɹ_ˌi p_ˈɔː_z]\

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1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
By Smith Ely Jelliffe

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interrupted suture

  • See cut. series of stitches each separately tied. A s. formed by single stitches inserted separately, needle being usually passed through one lip from without inward, and the other within outward.
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