Translation of cauterize in Spanish:


cauterizar, v.

Pronunciation /ˈkɔdəˌraɪz//ˈkɔːtərʌɪz/

transitive verb

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    • Where did they find the instruments needed to cauterize wounds?
    • Any bleeding is immediately cauterized with an arthroscopic electrocautery tip.
    • The man cauterized the wound, stopping the blood loss.
    • All of her wounds had been cauterized by the flash burns, which kept her from bleeding to death.
    • The heat cauterizes the wound; there's little chance for infection