nephrectomize

[ nuh-frek-tuh-mahyz ]

verb (used with object),ne·phrec·to·mized, ne·phrec·to·miz·ing.Surgery.
  1. to perform a nephrectomy upon.

Origin of nephrectomize

1
First recorded in 1895–1900; nephrectom(y) + -ize
  • Also especially British, ne·phrec·to·mise .

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