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1. suture

noun. ['ˈsuːtʃɝ'] an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull).

Synonyms

  • lamboid suture
  • internasal suture
  • articulatio
  • articulation
  • intermaxillary suture
  • coronal suture
  • occipitomastoid suture
  • sutura intermaxillaris
  • parietomastoid suture
  • interparietal suture
  • sagittal suture
  • sutura
  • sutura sagittalis
  • sutura coronalis
  • sutura internasalis
  • sutura frontalis
  • fibrous joint
  • sutura lamboidea
  • joint

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • disarrange
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • sutura (Latin)
  • suo (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Suture

  • future
  • bruecher

Example sentences of the word suture


1. Verb, base form
A dermatologic surgeon can cut away the tattooed portion of the skin and then suture the skin back together.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Pull the end of the suture where the knot is located.

2. suture

verb. ['ˈsuːtʃɝ'] join with a suture.

Etymology

  • sutura (Latin)
  • suo (Latin)

3. suture

noun. ['ˈsuːtʃɝ'] thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together.

Synonyms

  • gut
  • thread
  • yarn

Antonyms

  • divided
  • distributive
  • segregated
  • individual

Etymology

  • sutura (Latin)
  • suo (Latin)

4. suture

noun. ['ˈsuːtʃɝ'] a seam used in surgery.

Synonyms

  • seam

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • unilateral

Etymology

  • sutura (Latin)
  • suo (Latin)
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