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synonyms for laceration

  • lesion
  • gash
  • injury
  • pierce
  • rip
  • slash
  • slice
  • slit
  • stab
  • tear
  • boo-boo

antonyms for laceration

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  • closure
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How to use laceration in a sentence

She also took photos of the welts across her chest, multiple lacerations on her right upper arm and a bruised lip.
“THE LIBERTY WAY”: HOW LIBERTY UNIVERSITY DISCOURAGES AND DISMISSES STUDENTS’ REPORTS OF SEXUAL ASSAULTSBY HANNAH DREYFUS, PHOTOGRAPHY BY SARAH BLESENER FOR PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 24, 2021PROPUBLICA
Right behind them were “drinking glasses” — most likely from lacerations when the glasses broke.
PANDEMIC LED TO FEWER SPORTS INJURIES, MORE FIREWORK AND POWER-TOOL ACCIDENTSTODD FRANKELMARCH 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
She had a severe laceration and died at the scene, police said.
FOUR SLAIN IN PRINCE GEORGE’S BETWEEN FRIDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON, POLICE SAYLAUREN LUMPKIN, MARTIN WEILFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A doctor told police that the type of internal injuries Gabriel exhibited, such as lacerations to his liver and kidney, require a “tremendous amount of force,” according to the court document.
AFTER MOTHER, PARTNER ARE CHARGED IN TODDLER’S DEATH, D.C. POLICE SAY SIBLINGS WERE ALSO ABUSEDPETER HERMANNNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The man then assaulted the acquaintance with a pocketknife, causing a laceration on the acquaintance’s hand.
MARYLAND CRIME REPORTNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Her very anxiety to conceal the signs of laceration betrayed the extent to which she had been torn.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
He would espy the beauty of an old binding through any amount of abrasion and laceration.
THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
But the icy welcome, the cold and contemptuous tone of my brother, put the finishing touch to the laceration of my heart!
BROTHER JACQUES (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK, VOLUME XVII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
She suffered from an old laceration of the heart, the more wounding in that, for pride's sake, she must ever deny it expression.
THE BEAUTYMRS. WILSON WOODROW
The windowpanes showed great ragged holes, which explained the laceration of Shagarach's hands.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LACERATION

  • laceration
  • nip
  • prick
  • sting
  • tooth marks
  • tooth wound
  • wound
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