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Term: gag
References: The Thirteen-Gun Salute, page 29
The Nutmeg of Consolation, page 134
Meaning: A piece of cloth tied across a patient's mouth to stop him crying out during an operation.

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Maturin's Medicine — This article is based on information from Maturin's Medicine, compiled and edited by Kerry Webb, with the help of a number of contributors.

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