Etymology
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suture (n.)

early 15c., "surgical stitching of a wound, etc.," from Latin sutura "a seam, a sewing together," from sutus, past participle of suere "to sew" (from PIE root *syu- "to bind, sew"). Meaning "a seam, a line of joining or closure" is from 1570s.

suture (v.)

1777, from suture (n.). Related: Sutured; suturing.

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Definitions of suture
1
suture (n.)
an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull);
Synonyms: sutura / fibrous joint
suture (n.)
a seam used in surgery;
Synonyms: surgical seam
suture (n.)
thread of catgut or silk or wire used by surgeons to stitch tissues together;
2
suture (v.)
join with a suture;
suture the wound after surgery
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