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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A cupping glass to which are attached a scarificator and an exhausting syringe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A cupping glass to which are attached a scarificator and an exhausting syringe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument used as a substitute for the leech.

Etymologies

From the French bdellomètre, from the Ancient Greek βδέλλα (bdella, "leech") + the French -mètre ("-meter"), itself from the Ancient Greek μέτρον (metron, "(something used to) measure"). (Wiktionary)

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