Definition of Traction


  • (orthopedics) the act of pulling on a bone or limb (as in a fracture) to relieve pressure or align parts in a special way during healing
    "his leg was in traction for several days"
  • the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
    - adhesive friction
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Unscramble traction

226 unscramble word found using the letters traction.

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