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sclerotomy

[skli-rot-uh-mee] /sklɪˈrɒt ə mi/
noun, plural sclerotomies. Surgery.
1.
incision into the sclera, as to extract foreign bodies.
Origin of sclerotomy
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; sclero- + -tomy
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sclerotomy

/sklɪəˈrɒtəmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
surgical incision into the sclera
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sclerotomy in Medicine

sclerotomy scle·rot·o·my (sklə-rŏt'ə-mē)
n.
Incision through the sclera of the eye.

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