biosurgery

/ (ˈbaɪəʊˌsɜːdʒərɪ) /

noun

the use of live sterile maggots to treat patients with infected wounds

Nearby words

  1. biospheric,
  2. biostatics,
  3. biostatistics,
  4. biostratigraphy,
  5. biostrome,
  6. biosynthesis,
  7. biosynthetic,
  8. biosystem,
  9. biosystematics,
  10. biot's respiration

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