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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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Other sites of puncture on the fingers are used much less frequently (5%), while 12% used other places on the body.
Lumbar puncture (LP) is a procedure commonly performed to assess neurological diseases such as meningitis and multiple sclerosis, measure brain enzymes and metabolite levels, administrate intrathecal chemotherapy, and measure the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pressure (Kluge et al.
Ten to 20 milliliters of autologous blood is aseptically injected into epidural space at or near the intervertebral space at which the meningeal puncture occurred.
An attempt for lumbar puncture was defined as separate skin puncture with spinal needle for lumbar puncture.
Ask a cycling friend to give you a lesson in easy puncture repair, or sign up to a bike maintenance workshop.
When they notice that a client has withdrawn a big amount, they puncture the tyres of his car using a special tool," he commented.
8 million (26%) drivers suffering a puncture each year, this could lead to a quarter of a million cars being stranded at the roadside in the next 12 months.
But drivers told the group that puncture repair kits cannot mend a ripped tyre - and breakdown services agree.
10 November 2011 - InSeal Medical Ltd, an Israeli provider of percutaneous vascular closure devices for large bore punctures, said on Wednesday that three patients had been successfully treated with its investigational intravascular large bore puncture closure device.
Other more common CVC sites were not used due to the risks of infection, artery puncture and/or difficulty in the patient assuming the supine position.
According to Smetana (1995), the genus can be recognized by the combination of the following characters: last segment of labial palpus longer and narrower than segment 2; lateral puncture of pronotum bearing long macroseta separated from superior line of pronotal hypomeron by a distance at least three times as large as diameter of puncture (Fig.
UKPRwire, Tue May 03 2011] etyres has launched a puncture repair gauge that helps mototrists whose tyres have been damaged by potholes dodge the cost of expensive replacements.
ClickPress, Tue May 03 2011] etyres has launched a puncture repair gauge that helps mototrists whose tyres have been damaged by potholes dodge the cost of expensive replacements.
On occasions we came across a vehicle which was broken down or had suffered a puncture and was causing an obstruction.