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compound fracturenoun [C]

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an ​injurycaused by a ​bonebreaking or cracking and ​cutting through the ​surroundingflesh
(Definition of compound fracture from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “compound fracture”
in Chinese (Simplified) 哆开骨折,开放性骨折,有创骨折…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開放性骨折,有創骨折…
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