Definition of greenstick fracture noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

greenstick fracture

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈɡrinstɪk ˌfræktʃər//
 
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a bone fracture, usually in a child, in which one side of the bone is broken and the other only bent
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