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fraise

(frāz),
A burr in the shape of a hemispherical button with cutting edges, used to enlarge a trephine opening in the skull or to cut osteoplastic flaps; the smooth convexity of the button prevents injury to the dura.
[Fr. strawberry]

fraise

A permutation of a drill bit that is tapered or cylindrical, used in surgery to increase the size of burr holes in the skull.
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Noah Fraiser was born on February 17, 2014, in Whiston Hospital, and was immediately taken to the sonography department to check if his brain had acquired any damage after birth.
El caso de Fraiser (David Angell, Peter Casey y David Lee, NBC, 1993-2004; recordemos que se trata de un spin off de la serie Cheers, James Burrows, NBC, 1982-1993) es emblematico y muy avanzado.
Fraiser loves being taken out for a walk, sniffing about and playing with other dogs.
Weddings in Arkansas, a special publication of At Home in Arkansas, was brought back under local ownership when Fraiser bought the magazine from Network Communications Group of Norcross, Georgia, on Aug.
El caso de Fraiser (NBC, 1993-2004; recordemos que se trata de un spin off de la serie Cheers) es emblematico y muy avanzado.
Friese, C.R., Himes-Ferris, L., Fraiser, M.N., McCullagh, M.C., & Griggs, J.J.
To start, a tian of plum tomato and basil with warm mozzarella fritters, the choice of a roast loin of Southdown lamb with butternut squash puree, Scottish girolles and spring roll of braised leg or Beetroot tortellini with roasted Mediterranean vegetables for main followed by Strawberry and Pistachio Fraiser or dark chocolate "black forest" delice.
This agglutination results from adsorption of virus particle to the mucoprotein receptors on the surface of RBCs (Buxton and Fraiser, 1977).
Drawing upon the Fraiser Institute's Economic Freedom in the World (EFW) we use factor analysis to construct a new measure of economic liberalization.
With Kenwyne Jones still suspended that means Bruce has Fraiser Campbell as an option, along with ring-rusty Daryl Murphy and David Healy.
Fraiser said Taqa is "very liquid with $3 billion in cash and undrawn credit facilities".
This view has been discussed earlier in the literature by Fraiser (1987), who indicated that a persisting attitude is that gifted and talented characteristics cannot exist in lower class populations.