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entrance wound

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Definition of entrance wound in English:

noun

Another term for entry wound.
Example sentences
  • The entrance wound of the bullet was just above the right acromion process, but there was no exit wound.
  • He cut away the Marine's shirt and looked for entrance and exit wounds; he found only an entrance wound.
  • A foreign body usually presents with a history of trauma and an entrance wound that will not heal.

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