laryngostomy

[ lăr′ĭn-gŏstə-mē ]

n.

Surgical creation of a permanent opening into the larynx.

Nearby words

  1. lycian,
  2. lycine,
  3. lycopene,
  4. lycopenemia,
  5. lycoperdonosis,
  6. lycopod,
  7. lycopodium,
  8. lycoris,
  9. lycosid,
  10. lycra


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