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Synonyms for bite

Synonyms for bite

to seize, as food, with the teeth

to consume gradually, as by chemical reaction or friction

to feel or cause to feel a sensation of heat or discomfort

a small portion of food

a light meal

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Synonyms for bite

a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person

a small amount of solid food

a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin

a light informal meal

(angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait

wit having a sharp and caustic quality

a strong odor or taste property

the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws

a portion removed from the whole

to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws

cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort

penetrate or cut, as with a knife

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deliver a sting to

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This illustrates the importance of a thorough debridement and cleansing of bite wounds.
For more information on the identification of spiders or spider bites, or how to apply first aid to a spider bite wound, visit http://spiderbites.
Amy James, aged 14, suffered deep bite wounds on his wrists during an attack by a Staffordshire bull terrier and a pit bull-cross.
In particular, human bite wounds average five to nine species of microorganisms, with Streptococcus and S.
However, a fresh bite wound is very small and often missed.
A spokesman said: "Officers found officers found a 31-year-old man with a bite wound to his lower left leg, a 35-year-old man with a bite wound to his right hand and a 33-year-old woman with a bite wound to her right leg.
In all cases, isolates were recovered from an animal bite wound; 17 (77%) were isolated from a dog bite wound, 4 (18%) from a cat bite wound, and one (5%) from an unspecified animal bite.
Doctors treated the bite wound at the Royal Hospital yesterday.
However a fresh bite wound is very small and often missed.
One of the officers required hospital treatment for a bite wound after the attack in Croydon on Wednesday afternoon.
A MAN has been charged with wounding after an incident in which another man suffered a serious bite wound to his ear.
Wash the bite wound thoroughly with soap and warm water in order to minimise the risk of infection.
BURBANK - A pit bull's attack on three horses, which left one mare with a bite wound that required 20 stitches, has horse owners considering carrying knives and pepper spray as they ride through Griffith Park.
The cop had to go to hospital and get the bite wound treated before being given the all-clear.
Carla Bailey, who spent three weeks in the hospital and is due to go back in Friday to cover over a bite wound down to the bone on her ankle, was attacked by three pit bulls as she walked in the mobile home park on 145th Street East.