from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A breaking again, as of a badly set bone.
- noun Refraetoriness; antagonism.
- To fracture again (a badly set bone) in order to secure union in a better position.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb (Surg.) To break again, as a bone.
- noun (Surg.) A second breaking (as of a badly set bone) by the surgeon.
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- verb To
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- verb break (a bone) that was previously broken but mended in an abnormal way
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For all the eye candy that patients see in the new office, many of the group's advancements have come in features that patients can't see: lenticular refracture surgery and electronic medical records.
t refracture it rummaging through the wreckage; if there were no internal injuries that crippled him first; if there was nothing on this planet that decided he looked tasty ...