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curet

[kyoo-ret] /kyʊˈrɛt/
noun, verb (used with object), curetted, curetting.
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curette

/kjʊəˈrɛt/
noun
1.
a surgical instrument for removing dead tissue, growths, etc, from the walls of certain body cavities
verb -rettes, -rets, -retting, -retted
2.
(transitive) to scrape or clean with such an instrument
Word Origin
C18: from French, from curer to heal, make clean; see cure
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