Counter extension

(Surg.) the fixation of the upper part of a limb, while extension is practiced on the lower part, as in cases of luxation or fracture.
(Surg.) See under Counter.

See also: Counter, Extension

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Additionally there is conditional planning consent for the construction of a trade counter extension which would fall under A1 (Retail) use.
Though there is 12 feet of window sill in the kitchen, I found I needed (wanted) more, so we built an additional 16-inch counter extension next to the window sill, with braces angled back to the wall to avoid additional legs on the floor.
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