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Synonyms for blunt

Synonyms for blunt

not physically sharp or keen

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to make or become less sharp-edged

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to render less sensitive

Synonyms for blunt

make less intense

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make numb or insensitive

make dull or blunt

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make less sharp

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make less lively, intense, or vigorous

having a broad or rounded end

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used of a knife or other blade

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characterized by directness in manner or speech

devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment

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To understand what makes these materials give way when they finally do, the team found X-ray evidence that thousands of minuscule voids--the result of blunting of submicroscopic cracks--set the stage for the failure.
Bard's choice of PUNCTUR-GUARD(R) internal blunting technology as the safety platform for its newest PICC Introducer is another example of the market leader recognizing the superior ease-of use of Bio-Plexus technology," according to John S.
The Safety Excalibur, featuring Punctur- Guard internal blunting technology, has created quite a positive reaction among healthcare workers who have seen the device," said Amy Paul, Division President, Bard Access Systems.
Independent evidence of effectiveness is a key differentiating factor in the selection of safer needles, and Bio-Plexus internal blunting technology has proven its superiority," Sutton added.
Investing in safety needles with proven Punctur-Guard internal blunting technology helps ensure the protection of health care workers and patients alike," Sutton added.