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English definition of “catheterize”


verb [T] uk   /ˈkæθ.ə.tə.raɪz/ us    /ˈkæθ.ə.t̬əˌrɑɪz/ specialized
to put a catheter (= a tube) into someone's body to allow fluids to pass or to make a passage widerMedical and surgical equipment
(Definition of catheterize from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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