Cu*rette" (k&usdot;*ret"), n.[F., fr. curer to cleanse.] (Med.)

A scoop or ring with either a blunt or a cutting edge, for removing substances from the walls of a cavity, as from the eye, ear, or womb.

 

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Cu*rette" (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Curetted (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Curetting.] (Med.)

To scrape with a curette.

 

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