bursectomy

[bər-sĕktə-mē]

n.

Surgical removal of a bursa.

Nearby words

  1. bursar,
  2. bursarial,
  3. bursary,
  4. burschenschaft,
  5. burse,
  6. burseed,
  7. burseraceous,
  8. bursicon,
  9. bursiform,
  10. bursitis


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