luxate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin luxō

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

luxate (third-person singular simple present luxates, present participle luxating, simple past and past participle luxated)

  1. To dislocate
    • 1863, Stephen Smith, Hand-book of Surgical Operations[1], 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.

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Adjective[edit]

luxate (comparative more luxate, superlative most luxate)

  1. luxated; dislocated