From Latin luxō
luxate (third-person singular simple present luxates, present participle luxating, simple past and past participle luxated)
- To dislocate
- 1863, Stephen Smith, Hand-book of Surgical Operations, page 97:
- If in cases of difficulty you have recourse to this means, luxate downwards as far as half the dorsopalmar diameter, and then vice versa.
luxate (comparative more luxate, superlative most luxate)
- luxated; dislocated