meniscectomy

[ men-uh-sek-tuh-mee ]
/ ˌmɛn əˈsɛk tə mi /

noun, plural men·is·cec·to·mies.

the surgical excision of a meniscus, as of the knee joint.

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Origin of meniscectomy

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Medical definitions for meniscectomy

meniscectomy
[ mĕn′ĭ-sĕktə-mē ]

n.

Excision of a meniscus, usually from the knee joint.
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