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Medical Term:

neurectasis

Pronunciation: nu-rek'ta-sis, noor-ek-ta'ze-a, -ek'ta-se

Definition

The operation of stretching a nerve or nerve trunk.

Synonym(s): neurotension

[neur- + G. ektasis, extension]

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