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percussor

[per-kuhs-er] /pərˈkʌs ər/
noun, Medicine/Medical
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Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < New Latin, Latin: one that beats, equivalent to percut-, stem of percutere to beat (see percuss) + -tor -tor, with tt > ss
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percussor in Medicine

percussor per·cus·sor (pər-kŭs'ər)
n.
See plexor.

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