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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

Synonyms

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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All hand wounds, dog bite wounds with delayed presentation, cat bites, and puncture wounds should be allowed to heal by secondary intention with secondary closure held in reserve only for large wounds after a thorough debridement and sterile appearing wound bed.
Bacteriologic analysis of infected dog and cat bites Emergency Medicine Animal Bite Infection Study Group.
The truth is: You could get treatment anywhere for your cat bite.
Cat bite abscesses are usually the result of a cat fight.
Animal Control was notified of a person with a cat bite on Prospect Street.
Cat bite wounds can cause inflammation, persistent swelling or fever and should be referred to the doctor.
One of the types of bacteria found in cat bite abscesses can cause meningitis in people, as can Pasturella, an infection that can follow on from a cat bite to a human.
The first case of P dagmatis endocarditis, initially designated Pasteurella new species, occurred in a healthy man after a cat bite.
e most common of lameness in cats is a cat bite and in cases like these a cat might need a course of antibiotics.
Cat bite wound infections: a prospective clinical and microbiological study at three emergency wards in Stockholm, Sweden.
Such septic infection is very rare and I think Mrs Silvera was killed by a cat bite.
A cat bite, for example, can become infected and make a cat quieter and less active than usual.
Preliminary studies have not been able to detect WNV in the saliva of infected dogs, so there does not appear to be a risk of humans becoming infected through a dog or cat bite.
This swelling may be a cat bite abscess, especially if your cat is an unneutered tom, or prone to fighting.
There are many different possible causes of limping, such as something in his paw, a cat bite abscess or, as you suggest, a broken bone.