\ɹɪmˈɔːɹə], \ɹɪmˈɔːɹə], \ɹ_ɪ_m_ˈɔː_ɹ_ə]\
Definitions of REMORA
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- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
Stoppage, stagnation, -as of blood. Also, the name of two surgical instruments, intended to retain parts in situ. The one was used, formerly, in castration, to prevent the intestines from protruding at the inguinal ring; the other, called Remora Hildani, (F.) Arret d' Hildan, Echeneis, was employed to maintain fractures and luxations reduced. It is not now used.
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