impact

impact

1. (im´pakt) The forcible striking of one body against another. 2. (im-pakt´) To press closely together so as to render immovable. [L. impingo, pp. -pactus, to strike at (in + pango), fasten, drive in]

 

Browse Medical References:

[A] [B] [C] [D] [E] [F] [G] [H] [I] [J] [K] [L] [M]
[N] [O] [P] [Q] [R] [S] [T] [U] [V] [W] [X] [Y] [Z]