[ his-tuh-rot-uh-mee ]
/ ˌhɪs təˈrɒt ə mi /
noun, plural hys·ter·ot·o·mies. Surgery.
the operation of cutting into the uterus, as in a Cesarean.
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Words nearby hysterotomy
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British Dictionary definitions for hysterotomy
/ (ˌhɪstəˈrɒtəmɪ) /
noun plural -mies
surgical incision into the uterus
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Medical definitions for hysterotomy
[ hĭs′tə-rŏt′ə-mē ]
Incision of the uterus.uterotomy
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