cordectomy

[ kôr-dĕktə-mē ]

n.

Excision of all or a part of a cord, as of a vocal cord.

Nearby words

  1. cordate pelvis,
  2. cordately,
  3. corday,
  4. corday d'armont,
  5. corday, charlotte,
  6. corded,
  7. cordele,
  8. cordelia,
  9. cordelier,
  10. cordeliers


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