Definitions of Deligation

  1. A binding up; a bandaging. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Ligation, the application of a ligature. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  3. del-i-g[=a]'shun, n. a binding up, ligature. gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  4. Deligatio, Epideisis, Deligatura, Vulnerum deligatio seu vinctura, Fasciarum Applicatio,Plagarum Vinctura, Fasciatio, from deligare, deligatum, (de, and ligo,) 'to bind.' The deligation of wounds formerly embraced the application of apparatus, dressings, &c., -the denomination Deligatar Plagarum being synonymous with Medicus Vulnerarius, and in derivation, with the Wundarzt, 'wound physician' or surgeon, of the Germans. Deligation is hardly ever used now as an English word. In France, it is applied to the regular and methodical application of bandages, and to the ligature of arteries. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  5. [Latin] The act of tying anything, especially an artery or vein. na
  6. Ligation. American pocket medical dictionary.
  7. Bandaging. American pocket medical dictionary.
  8. The tying or ligaturing of a blood vessel, especially in continuity. [Lat.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  9. A binding up. Complete Dictionary