terebration


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terebration

 [ter″ĕ-bra´shun]
an act of boring or trephining; also, a boring pain.
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ter·e·bra·tion

(ter'ĕ-brā'shŭn),
1. The act of boring, or of trephining.
2. A boring, piercing pain.
[L. terebro, to bore, fr. terebra, an auger]
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terebration

(1) The act of terebrating, boring; trephining, drilling.
(2) A nonspecific term for a piercing or boring pain.
 
Terebration is not using the working medical parlance.
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ter·e·bra·tion

(ter'ĕ-brā'shŭn)
1. The act of boring, or of trephining.
2. A boring, piercing pain.
[L. terebro, to bore, fr. terebra, an auger]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ter·e·bra·tion

(ter'ĕ-brā'shŭn)
1. Act of boring into, or of trephining.
2. A boring, piercing pain.
[L. terebro, to bore, fr. terebra, an auger]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012