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lesion


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lesion  \Le"sion\  (l[=e]"zh[u^]n),  n.  [F.  l['e]sion,  L.  laesio 
  fr  laedere  laesum  to  hurt,  injure.] 
  A  hurt;  an  injury.  Specifically: 
  a  (Civil  Law)  Loss  sustained  from  failure  to  fulfill  a 
  bargain  or  contract.  --Burrill. 
  b  (Med.)  Any  morbid  change  in  the  exercise  of  functions  or 
  the  texture  of  organs.  --Dunglison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lesion 
  n  1:  any  visible  abnormal  structural  change  in  a  bodily  part 
  2:  any  break  in  the  skin  or  an  organ  caused  by  violence  or 
  surgical  incision  [syn:  {wound}] 




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