catheter

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French cathéter.

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catheter (plural catheters)

  1. (medicine) A small tube inserted into a body cavity to remove fluid, create an opening, distend a passageway or administer a drug

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Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: ca‧the‧ter

Noun[edit]

catheter m (plural catheters, diminutive cathetertje n)

  1. obsolete spelling of katheter

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