Sutural

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sutural Of or pertaining to a suture, or seam.
    • Sutural (Bot) Taking place at a suture; as, a sutural dehiscence.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sutural Of or pertaining to a suture: as, a sutural line; sutural articulation.
    • sutural Situated in a suture; effecting suture: as, sutural ligament; sutural cartilage.
    • sutural In botany, taking place at, or otherwise relating to, a suture: as, the sutural dehiscence of a pericarp.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Sutural relating to a suture
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. sutural, NL. suturals,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. suturasuĕre, to sew.

Usage

In literature:

Many of the nuts are paper shelled, some burst open at the suture.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Fifth Annual Meeting" by Various
In some species it is slightly movable, but generally fixed by a uniting suture.
"The Western World" by W.H.G. Kingston
In another chapter he describes four methods for suturing the intestines.
"Drawings and Pharmacy in Al-Zahrawi's 10th-Century Surgical Treatise" by Sami Hamarneh
The anther is attached at the back of its base or middle to the top of the filament in the suture separating the two large cells.
"The Apple-Tree" by L. H. Bailey
There is a year in which the sutures close.
"Child and Country" by Will Levington Comfort
The wound was closed with interrupted sutures.
"Pioneer Surgery in Kentucky" by David W. Yandell
In a number of cases the muscle has been fixed by sutures with satisfactory results.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
His cranial sutures close, the growth of the brain is arrested, and the development of his mind comes to an end.
"Man And His Ancestor" by Charles Morris
The chief of the Surgical Staff looked at Sheila as she handed him the sutures he was reaching for.
"Leerie" by Ruth Sawyer
Sutures form simple undulations.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 6" by Various
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In poetry:

Now when I am old my teachers are the young.
What can't be molded must be cracked and sprung.
I strain at lessons fit to start a suture.
I got to school to youth to learn the future.
"What Fifty Said.." by Robert Frost

In news:

Hospital leaves sutures inside patients.
Life-Like Suturing Training Models.
Overall, Ethicon manufactures enough sutures in one year to circle the world 10 times or to reach the moon, speakers said.
Since its founding 23 years ago, Global Links has donated more than 1.2 million sutures to hospitals across the world.
"Our goal is to expand this program nationally, because it's such an important program, it's such a simple thing, you can't really perform surgery if you don't have sutures ," Hower said.
In addition, these barbed sutures are knot-free.
This eliminates the amount of foreign body material in the suture line, resulting in a decreased inflammatory response where there would have been a knot.
It consists of the Quick-Close Suture Applier and the Quick-Ti Cinch Applier.
Stereolab Fab Four Suture Too Pure.
These government agencies strongly recommend the use of blunt-tip surgical suture needles when suturing fascia and muscle.
Covidien has announced the latest addition to its growing bariatric surgery portfolio of products and services, the V-Loc™ knotless suturing device.
Sutura to Feature New Suturing Solution.
Sutura Inc will showcase its new SuperStitch EL, a vascular and cardiovascular suturing device, for sale in the US and Europe.
New Suture Advance From the Technion.
Vancouver doctor uses glue instead of sutures.
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In science:

First we consider in more detail the effect of the Murasugi sum operation on the complementary sutured manifolds to the surfaces involved.
Homogeneous links, Seifert surfaces, digraphs and the reduced Alexander polynomial
Mi , si ) as a sutured manifold 2 ) along T ′ .
Homogeneous links, Seifert surfaces, digraphs and the reduced Alexander polynomial
Then M is the complementary sutured manifold given by R.
Homogeneous links, Seifert surfaces, digraphs and the reduced Alexander polynomial
Let M ′ be the sutured manifold given by decomposing M along each of the discs Di .
Homogeneous links, Seifert surfaces, digraphs and the reduced Alexander polynomial
Then M ′ is an almost product sutured manifold if and only if M is.
Homogeneous links, Seifert surfaces, digraphs and the reduced Alexander polynomial
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