laceration

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lac·er·a·tion

 (lăs′ə-rā′shən)
n.
A jagged wound or cut.

lac•er•a•tion

(ˌlæs əˈreɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the result of lacerating; a rough, jagged tear or wound.
2. the act of lacerating.
[1590–1600; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.laceration - a torn ragged wound
wound, lesion - an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)
2.laceration - the act of lacerating
tear - the act of tearing; "he took the manuscript in both hands and gave it a mighty tear"

laceration

noun cut, injury, tear, wound, rent, rip, slash, trauma (Pathology), gash, mutilation He had lacerations on his back and thighs.
Translations

laceration

[ˌlæsəˈreɪʃən] Nlaceración f

laceration

[ˌlæsəˈreɪʃən] nlacération flace-up shoes lace-ups [ˈleɪsʌps] npl (British)chaussures fpl à lacets

laceration

nVerletzung f, → Fleischwunde f; (= tear)Risswunde f; (from blow) → Platzwunde f; (from whip) → Striemen m; (from glass) → Schnittwunde f; (from claws etc) → Kratzwunde f

laceration

[ˌlæsəˈreɪʃn] nlacerazione f

lac·er·a·tion

n. laceración, desgarro.

laceration

n laceración f, desgarro, herida producida por un golpe cortante