Medical conditions

laceration
(n)
lass-ǝr-AY-shǝn
Meaning

torn, ragged wound

1st Sample Sentence

As soon as the doctor saw the laceration, he knew that it would require at least a hundred stitches.

Root

lacer (torn, mangled) (Latin)

Mnemonics

sounds like laSeration. that is use of laser. so using a laser can cause a torn wound on your skin Laceration. read it as Laser (lacer). Action (ation). when laser action is performed on ur body it is expected to cause damage like a cut or a wound.

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