splint Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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splintnoun [C]

uk   us   /splɪnt/
a ​long, ​flatobject used as a ​support for a ​brokenbone so that the ​bonestays in a ​particularposition while it heals: The ​doctor put a splint on the ​arm and ​bandaged it up.
(Definition of splint from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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splintnoun [C]

 us   /splɪnt/
a ​flatpiece of ​material that does not ​bend, used to ​support a ​brokenbone and to ​keep it in one ​position
(Definition of splint from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “splint”
in Spanish tablilla…
in Vietnamese thanh nẹp…
in Malaysian belat…
in Thai เฝือก…
in French attelle…
in German die Schiene…
in Chinese (Simplified) (固定断骨的)夹板…
in Indonesian belat…
in Chinese (Traditional) (固定斷骨的)夾板…
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