Nailing | definition of nailing by Medical dictionary
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Act of inserting or driving a nail into the ends of a fractured bone.
Fixing fragments of bone by use of a nail.
nailing Internal fixation of an ununited fracture of bone by means of a metal rod, often in the marrow cavity (intramedullary nailing).
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Fifteen-gauge nails are too thick for many fine nailing
2 PREDRILLING virtually eliminates splitting a board when you're nailing
near the edge.