n 1 a : a stitch made with a suture b : a strand or fiber used to sew parts of the living body c : the act or process of sewing with sutures 2 a : the line of union in an immovable articulation (as between the bones of the skull) : also : such an articulation b : a furrow at the junction of adjacent bodily parts
vt, su*tured su*tur*ing : to unite, close, or secure with sutures < a wound> .
Similar sounding terms: hys·te·ria Se·tar·ia stria zed·o·ary
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