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[dih-breed, dey-] /dɪˈbrid, deɪ-/
verb (used with object), debrided, debriding.
to clean (a wound) by debridement.
Origin of debride
by back formation Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • As you continue, the callus becomes softer and easier to debride, with a pinkish color.
  • Instead of bringing the patient back to his clinic to debride, he debrides him in the telemedicine room out of convenience.

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