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keratotomy

[ ker-uh-tot-uh-mee ]
/ ˌkɛr əˈtɒt ə mi /
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noun, plural ker·a·tot·o·mies.Surgery.

incision of the cornea.

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Origin of keratotomy

First recorded in 1895–1900; kerato- + -tomy
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British Dictionary definitions for keratotomy

keratotomy
/ (ˌkɛrəˈtɒtəmɪ) /

noun

surgical incision of the cornea
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Medical definitions for keratotomy

keratotomy
[ kĕr′ə-tŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision of the cornea.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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