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nephrectomize

[ nuh-frek-tuh-mahyz ]
/ nəˈfrɛk təˌmaɪz /
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verb (used with object), ne·phrec·to·mized, ne·phrec·to·miz·ing.Surgery.

to perform a nephrectomy upon.

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Also especially British, ne·phrec·to·mise .

Origin of nephrectomize

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