Associations to the word «Lancet»
LANCET, noun. A sharp, pointed, two-edged surgical instrument used in venesection and for opening abscesses etc.
LANCET, noun. (metallurgy) An iron bar used for tapping a melting furnace.
LANCET ARCH, noun. (architecture) A sharp pointed arch used in doors and windows, etc. This type of architecture was peculiar to England in the 13th Century.
LANCET, noun. An acutely pointed Gothic arch, like a lance.
LANCET, noun. A surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade; used for punctures and small incisions.
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