Revision as of 21:16, 3 October 2005 by WikiConvertor (Talk)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)


1. (Science: surgery) A type of mechanical stress, whereby the external forces (load) twist an object about its axis.

2. (Science: ophthalmology) Any rotation of the vertical corneal meridians.

Origin: L. Torsio, torquere = to twist

Retrieved from ""
First | Previous (Torsatron) | Next (Torsk) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.