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Medical Term:

bridle

Pronunciation: brī′dil

Definition: A band of fibrous material stretching across the surface of an ulcer or other lesion or forming adhesions between opposing serous or mucous surfaces.

Synonym(s): frenum

[M.E. bridel]

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