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Synonyms for puncture

flat tyre

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deflate

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humble

Synonyms for puncture

to make a hole or other opening in

to pass into or through by overcoming resistance

to cause to be no longer believed or valued

a small mark or hole made by a sharp, pointed object

Synonyms for puncture

loss of air pressure in a tire when a hole is made by some sharp object

a small hole made by a sharp object

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the act of puncturing or perforating

pierce with a pointed object

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make by piercing

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reduce or lessen the size or importance of

cause to lose air pressure or collapse by piercing

be pierced or punctured

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Eerenstein SE, Schouwenberg PE Secondary tracheoesophageal puncture with local anesthesia.
Tracheoesophageal puncture outcomes and predictors of success in laryngectomised patients.
Replacement of a failed tracheoesophageal puncture prosthesis under direct vision.
We conclude that in light of the device's simplicity, low cost, and minimal maintenance requirements with regard to the fistula site, the Stout prosthesis should be considered as an alternative to the standard tracheoesophageal puncture method for patients who are unable to comply with the latter's maintenance requirements and for those in poorly developed countries where costs and hygiene are paramount considerations.
He had come to our center with a chief complaint of a failed tracheoesophageal puncture (TEP) prosthesis.