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1. puncture

verb. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] pierce with a pointed object; make a hole into.

Synonyms

  • scarify

Antonyms

  • same
  • dependent

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Words that Rhyme with Lumbar Puncture

Example sentences of the word lumbar-puncture


1. Noun Phrase
If your doctor orders a lumbar puncture test for you, he does so based on your symptoms.

2. puncture

noun. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object.

Synonyms

  • mishap
  • misadventure

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • passive

3. puncture

noun. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] the act of puncturing or perforating.

Synonyms

  • activity
  • prick
  • pricking
  • perforation
  • venipuncture

Antonyms

  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation
  • activation

4. puncture

verb. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] make by piercing.

Synonyms

  • make

Antonyms

  • union
  • common

5. puncture

verb. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] reduce or lessen the size or importance of.

Synonyms

  • deflate
  • vilipend
  • depreciate

Antonyms

  • stay
  • associate
  • shared
  • united

6. puncture

noun. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] a small hole made by a sharp object.

Synonyms

  • pinprick
  • pinhole

Antonyms

  • source
  • peristalsis
  • anastalsis

7. puncture

verb. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] be pierced or punctured.

Synonyms

  • split up
  • separate
  • break
  • come apart

Antonyms

  • integrate
  • unite
  • unify
  • decrease

8. puncture

verb. ['ˈpʌŋktʃɝ, ˈpʌŋkʃɝ'] cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing.

Synonyms

  • depressurise
  • decompress

Antonyms

  • pressurise
  • join
  • connect
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