curettage

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EtymologyEdit

From French curettage.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌkjʊəɹɪˈtɑːʒ/

NounEdit

curettage (countable and uncountable, plural curettages)

  1. (medicine) The removal of unwanted tissue from a body cavity using a curette.

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NounEdit

curettage m (invariable)

  1. (surgery) curettage