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Nursing An absorbent disposable napkin covered on one side by plastic, which may be placed under a patient with incontinence
Pathology A round or square flat metal grid on which tissue is placed in a cryostat as a solid support for cutting frozen sections

chuck

(chŭk)
A clamp or fastener that secures a moving part of a tool, or the object being worked on.
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The combination of wafer thickness variation measurements (performed in the IR) and chucked wafer flatness measurements (performed with a visible He-Ne source) help in the deduction of the flatness of the vacuum chuck.