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Suture

Su´ture
n.1.The act of sewing; also, the line along which two things or parts are sewed together, or are united so as to form a seam, or that which resembles a seam.
2.(Surg.) The uniting of the parts of a wound by stitching.
3.(Anat.) The line of union, or seam, in an immovable articulation, like those between the bones of the skull; also, such an articulation itself; synarthrosis. See Harmonic suture, under Harmonic.
4.(Bot.) The line, or seam, formed by the union of two margins in any part of a plant; as, the ventral suture of a legume.
5.(Zool.) The line at which the elytra of a beetle meet and are sometimes confluent.
Glover's suture
etc. See under Glover, Harmonic, etc.
Noun1.suture - an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
2.suture - a seam used in surgery
Synonyms: surgical seam
3.suture - thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together
Verb1.suture - join with a suture; "suture the wound after surgery"
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