intercalary intercalary

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a day or month inserted to make the calendar year correspond to the solar year:

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  • DePuy Recalls LPS Knee Revision Device

    DePuy Orthopaedics issued a Class 1 Recall of its Limb Preservation System (LPS) Lower Extremity Dovetail Intercalary Component on July 11, 2013 because the female component of the device has the potential to fracture at the dovetail while a patient walks. DePuy advised distributors, hospitals and surgeons of the problem and urged them to immediately stop distributing or using [...]
    on August 2, 2013     Source: Injury Board

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