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1. immobilization

noun. the act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement.

Synonyms

  • restraint
  • immobilizing

Antonyms

  • indiscipline
  • intemperance
  • evil

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • immobilize (English)
  • -ize (English)

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2. immobilization

noun. fixation (as by a plaster cast) of a body part in order to promote proper healing.

Synonyms

  • saving
  • preservation

Etymology

  • -ation (English)
  • immobilize (English)
  • -ize (English)

Sentences with immobilization


1. Noun, singular or mass
You should always seek medical attention as quickly as possible if you suspect you've broken your hand, but for a temporary immobilization of the hand, you should wrap it loosely and use a splint.

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