Kirkland knife


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Kirk·land knife

(kĕrk'lănd),
a heart-shaped knife for gingival surgery.

Kirkland knife

Etymology: Olin Kirkland, American periodontist, 1876-1969; AS, cnif
a surgical knife with a heart-shaped blade that is sharp on all edges. It is used for a primary gingivectomy incision.

Kirkland,

Olin, U.S. periodontist, 1876-1969.
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Kirk·land knife

(kĭrklănd nīf)
Heart-shaped bladed device used in gingival surgery.
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