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Synonyms for tear

Synonyms for tear

to separate or pull apart by force

to remove from a fixed position

tear down: to pull down or break up so that reconstruction is impossible

tear down: to make defamatory statements about

a hole made by tearing

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a drop of the clear liquid secreted by the glands of the eyes

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to fill with tears

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a drop of the clear salty saline solution secreted by the lacrimal glands

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

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an occasion for excessive eating or drinking

the act of tearing

to separate or be separated by force

strip of feathers

fill with tears or shed tears

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Since oxygen is essential to all parts of the body, reduced oxygen increases the risk of a rotator cuff tear and makes healing more difficult.
Activists also found a spent tear gas round in a garden in the grounds of the UNRWA Hebron Basic Boys School.
As age increased, the odds of having a medial meniscal tear increased (Figure 1).
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Section is fixed in 10% formalin solution and sent for histopathological examination of Rotator cuff specimens which was done in the Department of Pathology at Madurai Medical College, Madurai to find out the microscopic tear on bursal or articular side or intratendinous tear as indicated by Hashimoto (2003)[10] collagen fibre disorientation, chondroid metaplasia, fibroblast proliferation and fatty degeneration, inflammatory cell infiltration, myxoid degeneration.
For this test, the veterinarian or a technician will place the end of a special paper strip with a dye and measurement marks on it under your dog's eyelid to stimulate tear production.
In a second survey of 259 patients aged 18-75, 60 had full thickness acute rotator cuff tears. And rotator cuff tear after shoulder dislocation is particularly common in older patients, with around 50% suffering this.
"We believe our research is the first to show that tears may be a reliable, inexpensive, and noninvasive biological marker of Parkinson's disease," Lew said in a statement.
For instance, a full-thickness tear of the SST was significantly associated with the entire spectrum of BPEs, whereas subscapularis tendon tears were significantly associated with moderate and severe BPEs.
If the cause is an allergy you'll be given medication and surgery may be needed if a tear duct is blocked.
People with dry eyes generally don't produce enough tears, their tears evaporate too quickly, or, most critically, they have a low quality of tear film.
The main difference in rotator cuff tears between young athletes and older patients maybe related to differences in the pathomechanism of the tear.
The objectives of this study were to compare the frequency of atraumatic ligamentum teres (LT) tear in professional ballet dancers with that of other athletes, and to determine the relationship with clinical and imaging findings.