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tear (1)

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(tār)

[Old English teran]

1. To separate or pull apart by force.
2. A wound or injury caused by the tearing of a body part.
3. A third-degree sprain or strain.

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Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Tear (1)." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772559/all/tear__1_.
Tear (1). In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772559/all/tear__1_. Accessed March 24, 2019.
Tear (1). (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772559/all/tear__1_
Tear (1) [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 March 24]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/772559/all/tear__1_.
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