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spud

(spŭd),
A triangular knife used for removing foreign bodies from the cornea.

spud

(spŭd)
A triangular knife used for removing foreign bodies from the cornea.

spud

(spŭd) [ME. spudde, short knife]
Short, flattened, spadelike blade to dislodge a foreign substance.
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