laryngotomy

[ lar-ing-got-uh-mee ]
/ ˈlær ɪŋˈgɒt ə mi /

noun, plural lar·yn·got·o·mies.Surgery.

incision of the larynx.

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Origin of laryngotomy

First recorded in 1655–65; laryngo- + -tomy
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British Dictionary definitions for laryngotomy

laryngotomy
/ (ˌlærɪŋˈɡɒtəmɪ) /

noun plural -mies

surgical incision into the larynx
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Medical definitions for laryngotomy

laryngotomy
[ lăr′ĭn-gŏtə-mē ]

n.

laryngofissure
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