Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

pneumectomy

[noo-mek-tuh-mee, nyoo-] /nʊˈmɛk tə mi, nyʊ-/
noun, plural pneumectomies. Surgery.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for pneumectomy

pneumectomy

/njuːˈmɛktəmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
(surgery) another word for pneumonectomy
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
pneumectomy in Medicine

pneumectomy pneu·mec·to·my (nōō-měk'tə-mē, nyōō-)
n.
Variant of pneumonectomy.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for pneumectomy

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for pneumectomy

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for pneumectomy