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Referring to an object—in particular one used to strike blows against a person—which causes flatter wounds with broader regional tissue damage than that caused by a sharp object.
See Blunt dissection.
Curt, frank, coarse, rude, brusque, candid.
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1. Of surgical instruments, having a smooth or rounded end.
2. Having no sharp angles, edges, or points.
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