Translation of "splint" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /splɪnt/ us

a long, flat object used as a support for a broken bone so that the bone stays in a particular position while it heals

The doctor put a splint on the arm and bandaged it up.

(Translation of “splint” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /splint/

(medical ) a piece of wood etc used to keep a broken arm or leg in a fixed position while it heals.

splinter noun

a small sharp broken piece of wood etc

The rough plank gave her a splinter in her finger.

(Translation of “splint” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)