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tugging

 [tug´ing]
a pulling sensation, as a pulling sensation in the trachea (tracheal tugging), due to aneurysm of the arch of the aorta.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing),
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing)
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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