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gyrectomy

[ jahy-rek-tuh-mee ]
/ dʒaɪˈrɛk tə mi /
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noun, plural gy·rec·to·mies.Surgery.
excision of a cerebral gyrus.
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Origin of gyrectomy

First recorded in 1945–50; gyr(us) + -ectomy

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