helotomy

[hē-lŏtə-mē]

n.

Treatment of a corn or corns by surgery.

Nearby words

  1. hydrotaxis,
  2. hydrotheca,
  3. hydrotherapeutics,
  4. hydrotherapy,
  5. hydrothermal,
  6. hydrothionemia,
  7. hydrothionuria,
  8. hydrothorax,
  9. hydrotropic,
  10. hydrotropism


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