encephalotomy

[en-sef-uh-lot-uh-mee]

Origin of encephalotomy

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encephalotomy in Medicine

encephalotomy

[ĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏtə-mē]
n.
  1. Dissection or incision of the brain.
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