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volute

 [vo-lūt]
rolled up.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

vo·lute

(vō-lūt'),
Rolled up; convoluted.
[L. voluta, a scroll, fr. volvo, pp. volutus, to roll]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

vo·lute

(vō-lūt')
Rolled up; convoluted.
[L. voluta, a scroll, fr. volvo, pp. volutus, to roll]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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