arthrectomy

[ ahr-threk-tuh-mee ]
/ ɑrˈθrɛk tə mi /

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

Origin of arthrectomy

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British Dictionary definitions for arthrectomy

arthrectomy

/ (ɑːˈθrɛktəmɪ) /

noun plural -mies

surgical excision of a joint
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Medicine definitions for arthrectomy

arthrectomy

[ är-thrĕktə-mē ]

n.

The surgical excision of a joint.
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