buck knife


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buck knife

a periodontal surgical knife with a spear-shaped cutting point, used to make an interdental incision associated with a gingivectomy.

Buck knife

(bŭk nīf)
A narrow, pointed surgical implement used to excise interproximal tissue during periodontal surgery procedures.
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The knife will be displayed at the SHOT Show in the Buck Knife Booth, #14504.
She says carrying a Buck knife is a family tradition that goes back to her grandfather.
The vandalism was witnessed by off-duty Springfield officer David Trice, who said he observed a man break the large pane with the handle of his Buck knife on an apparent intoxicated impulse before continuing down Main Street.
Evidence included an 8-ounce bottle of Ronson lighter fluid, one-quarter empty; a green Bic lighter; an Army green scarf that he allegedly used to cover his face; a buck knife with 4-inch blade, and more than a dozen white zip ties of the sort, she said, are commonly used in crimes to bind victims.
Our team takes pride in representing a brand that delivers the quality and workmanship every Buck knife has," said Norm Belanger, owner of Upper Canada Sports.
I was going to send my son's Buck knife back to the factory for its warranty sharpening.