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Synonyms for cauterise

burn, sear, or freeze (tissue) using a hot iron or electric current or a caustic agent

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make insensitive or callous

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Artery - the study of paintings; bacteria - back door to cafeteria; benign - what you be, after you be eight; cauterise - made eye contact with her; dilate - to live long; enema - not a friend; fester - quicker than someone else; fibula - small lie; impotent - distinguished, well known; nitrates - rates of pay for working at night; post operative - a letter carrier; rectum - nearly killed him; tumour - one plus one more; urine - opposite of you're out.
He has not taken much racing in recent years with his campaign built around Cheltenham, but Barber is of the view the decision of Paul Nicholls to cauterise his palate has had the right influence on his ability to recover from his races.
It probably is worth a trip to the vet as they may be able to cauterise the wound or maybe even close it with tissue glue or invisible stitches.
Doctors had to cauterise blood vessels in his nostril to stem the flow while his dad, Stephen Vallily, of Grove Hill, anxiously hoped it was not a flare-up of the disease.
There has never been a stronger case for firm and united action by the governments of both India and Pakistan to cauterise the cancer in their midst.
CAUTERISE A Be heedful B Burn with a caustic or hot iron C Insidious who am I?
With as many as 13 to 14 operators in each circle after Raja's largesse, it is time to cauterise the wound.
A soldering iron is used to cauterise various tubes to ensure there will be no further pitter patter of tiny feet.
As part of her operation, hot rods were used to cauterise her skin, but instead of putting the rods back on a special tray Mr Mahdi placed them directly on to Mrs Whittaker's stomach.
These are then stored on computer and checked by an eye specialist so patients can be referred to hospital where necessary, such as for laser treatment to cauterise haemorrhaging blood vessels.
However, if I hear another after-timer say "they were Group horses running in a handicap", I swear I'll cauterise their soft palate.
It features If I Were King's track Cauterise, alongside songs from top artists like Method Man, Editors, De La Soul, Jane's Addiction and Idlewild.