keratotomy

[ker-uh-tot-uh-mee]

noun, plural ker·a·tot·o·mies. Surgery.

incision of the cornea.

Origin of keratotomy

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

keratotomy

noun

surgical incision of the cornea
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keratotomy in Medicine

keratotomy

[kĕr′ə-tŏtə-mē]

n.

Incision of the cornea.
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