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nephrectomize

[ nuh-frek-tuh-mahyz ]
/ n蓹藞fr蓻k t蓹藢ma瑟z /
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verb (used with object), ne路phrec路to路mized, ne路phrec路to路miz路ing.Surgery.
to perform a nephrectomy upon.
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Also especially British, ne路phrec路to路mise .

Origin of nephrectomize

First recorded in 1895鈥1900; nephrectom(y) + -ize
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