embryectomy

[em-bree-ek-tuh-mee]

Origin of embryectomy

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British Dictionary definitions for embryectomy

embryectomy

noun plural -mies
  1. the surgical removal of an embryo
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embryectomy in Medicine

embryectomy

[ĕm′brē-ĕktə-mē]
n.
  1. Surgical removal of an embryo, especially one implanted outside of the uterus.
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