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gastrectomy

[ ga-strek-tuh-mee ]
/ gæˈstrɛk tə mi /
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noun, plural gas·trec·to·mies.
partial or total excision of the stomach.
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Origin of gastrectomy

First recorded in 1885–90; gastr- + -ectomy
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British Dictionary definitions for gastrectomy

gastrectomy
/ (ɡæsˈtrɛktəmɪ) /

noun plural -mies
surgical removal of all or part of the stomach
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