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Trepan

Tre`pan´
n.1.(Surg.) A crown-saw or cylindrical saw for perforating the skull, turned, when used, like a bit or gimlet. See Trephine.
2.(Mining) A kind of broad chisel for sinking shafts.
v. t. & i.1.(Surg.) To perforate (the skull) with a trepan, so as to remove a portion of the bone, and thus relieve the brain from pressure or irritation; to perform an operation with the trepan.
[imp. & p. p. Trepanned ; p. pr. & vb. n. Trepanning.]
n.1.A snare; a trapan.
2.a deceiver; a cheat.
He had been from the beginning a spy and a trepan.
- Macaulay.
v. t.1.To insnare; to trap; to trapan.
Noun1.trepan - a surgical instrument used to remove sections of bone from the skull
Synonyms: trephine
2.trepan - a drill for cutting circular holes around a center
Verb1.trepan - cut a hole with a trepan, as in surgery
bore, drill, operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, trephine
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Trender
Trendle
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Trennel
Trent
Trent River
Trental
Trente et quarante
trente-et-quarante
Trentino-Alto Adige
Trento
Trenton
Trenton period
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Trepang
Trepanize
Trepanner
Trepeget
trephination
Trephine
Trephritidae
Trepid
Trepidation
Trepidity
trepidly
treponema
Treponemataceae
Tres-tine
Tres-tyne
Tresaile or tresayle
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