Glancing wound | definition of glancing wound by Medical dictionary
gutter wound (redirected from glancing wound)
a tangential wound that makes a furrow without perforating the skin.
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gut·ter wound (gŭt'ĕr wūnd)
A tangential wound that makes a furrow without perforating the skin.
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He managed to escape most of the incoming rounds, but had a glancing wound
to the head from a bullet.
Several hours later the three brothers were shot, although Albert only suffered a glancing wound
Patrick McDaid suffered a glancing wound
to his back as he ducked to jump over a wall at the back of Rossville Flats as he dashed from Chamberlain Street across the open ground to escape the gunfire, according to his statement.