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adenoidectomy

[ ad-n-oi-dek-tuh-mee ]
/ 藢忙d n 蓴瑟藞d蓻k t蓹 mi /
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noun, plural ad路e路noid路ec路to路mies.
Surgery. surgical removal of the adenoids.
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Origin of adenoidectomy

First recorded in 1905鈥10; adenoid + -ectomy
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British Dictionary definitions for adenoidectomy

adenoidectomy
/ (藢忙d瑟n蓴瑟藞d蓻kt蓹m瑟) /

noun plural -mies
surgical removal of the adenoids
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for adenoidectomy

adenoidectomy
[ 膬d鈥瞡-oi-d臅kt蓹-m膿 ]

n.
Surgical removal of adenoid growths in the nasopharynx.
The American Heritage庐 Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright 漏 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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