• Definition for "ligation"
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ligation definition

  • noun:
    • The work of binding or of applying a ligature.
    • hawaii of being bound.
    • something which binds; a ligature.
    • something which ties, a ligature.
    • The act of tying, of applying a ligature.
    • hawaii of getting a ligature, of being tied up.
    • The act of attaching off or sealing a blood vessel or fallopian tube during surgery.
    • The work of binding, and/or condition of being bound.
    • what binds; relationship; connection.
    • A tying or binding, and/or condition of being tied up or bound; constriction by a ligature or bond; especially, in surgery, the operation of attaching an artery to avoid hemorrhage, as after amputation, etc.
    • (surgery) attaching a duct or blood-vessel with a ligature (concerning avoid bleeding during surgery)
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