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synonyms for scalpel

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • cutter
  • dagger
  • machete
  • sickle
  • skewer
  • sword
  • bolo
  • cutlass
  • edge
  • lance
  • lancet
  • point
  • ripper
  • sabre
  • scimitar
  • scythe
  • shank
  • shiv
  • steel
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • tickler
  • cutting edge
  • skiver
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How to use scalpel in a sentence

Instead, every few months, a veterinarian equipped with little more than a topical anesthetic and a scalpel will remove a peppercorn-size sample of muscle from their flanks, stitch up the tiny incision and send the cows back to their pasture.
THE COW THAT COULD FEED THE PLANETARYN BAKER/MAASTRICHT, NETHERLANDSNOVEMBER 2, 2021TIME
They’re managing outbreaks with a scalpel, instead of a machete.
MORNING REPORT: SCHOOL COVID TESTING TRACKS WITH POVERTYVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 17, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
It was the culmination of months of learning to be comfortable with the body in front of us, a process that accumulated in small pauses between tasks, before digging in with tweezers and a scalpel.
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A few years ago, Procter & Gamble and Unilever overhauled their PPC strategies and took a scalpel to their budgets, decreasing them by 6% and 30%, respectively.
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Regardless, the rise of tutoring bots over marketplaces illustrates that some of the biggest decision-makers in edtech are taking a scalpel to the way that tutoring used to work and hope to scale faster by doing so.
THE TECH-POWERED WAVE OF SMART, NOT SLOW, TUTORING SESSIONSNATASHA MASCARENHASJANUARY 7, 2021TECHCRUNCH
If he lack a corpse, he stretches himself on the slab of black marble and buries the scalpel deep in his own heart.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
Althotas listened in silence, with no other token of impatience than fidgeting with a scalpel in his hands.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
Take the scalpel and sever the spinal column without cutting the larynx.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
I jerked my head aside far enough that the scalpel grated along my cheekbone instead of slashing my mouth.
GREYLORNJOHN KEITH LAUMER
Let your mind be as a sharp scalpel, penetrating unrealities and falsehoods, cutting its way to the facts.
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SCALPEL

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • bolo
  • cutlass
  • cutter
  • cutting edge
  • dagger
  • edge
  • lance
  • lancet
  • machete
  • point
  • ripper
  • sabre
  • scalpel
  • scimitar
  • scythe
  • shank
  • shiv
  • sickle
  • skewer
  • skiver
  • steel
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • sword
  • tickler
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.