arthrectomy

[ahr-threk-tuh-mee]

noun, plural ar·threc·to·mies. Surgery.


Origin of arthrectomy

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British Dictionary definitions for arthrectomy

arthrectomy

noun plural -mies

surgical excision of a joint
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arthrectomy in Medicine

arthrectomy

[är-thrĕktə-mē]

n.

The surgical excision of a joint.
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