fixation

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Related to external skeletal fixation: circular external skeletal fixation
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an irrational preoccupation

Synonyms for fixation

an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely

an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone

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the activity of fastening something firmly in position

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(histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body

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Comparison of holding power of three different pin designs for external skeletal fixation in avian bone: a study in common buzzard (Buteo buteo).
External skeletal fixation of canine tibial osteotomies--compression compared with no compression.
Static strength evaluation of six external skeletal fixation configurations.
Comparison of the strength and holding power of 4 pin designs for use with half-pin (type I) external skeletal fixation.
Principles of bone healing and biomechanics of external skeletal fixation.
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