noun, plural neu·rot·o·mies. Surgery.
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OTHER WORDS FROM neurotomyneu·ro·tom·i·cal [noo r-uh-tom-i-kuh l, nyoo r-] /ˌnʊər əˈtɒm ɪ kəl, ˌnyʊər-/, adjectiveneu·rot·o·mist, noun
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Neurotomy, nū-rot′om-i, n. the cutting or dissection of a nerve.
In 1819 Professor Sewell announced himself as the originator of neurotomy.
The opponents of neurotomy were, probably, not aware that there is in progression a muscular as well as a tactile sense.'