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iridectome

[ ir-i-dek-tohm, ahy-ri- ]
/ ˌɪr ɪˈdɛk toʊm, ˌaɪ rɪ- /
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noun Surgery.
a slender cutting instrument used in performing an iridectomy.
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Origin of iridectome

First recorded in 1850–55; irid- + ec- + -tome
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