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flesh wound Syllabification: flesh wound
Pronunciation: /ˈfleSH ˌwo͞ond/

Definition of flesh wound in English:


A wound that breaks the skin but does not damage bones or vital organs.
Example sentences
  • A gaping, bloody, hurt-like-coconuts flesh wound, but a flesh wound at that.
  • While it wasn't a flesh wound, his bullet wound couldn't be all that bad, or he never would've stayed on his feet so long.
  • Ben had explained to her that his injury, while a flesh wound, had not been cleaned properly, and as a result was badly infected.
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