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orchidotomy

[ awr-ki-dot-uh-mee ]
/ ˌɔr kɪˈdɒt ə mi /
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noun, plural or·chi·dot·o·mies.Surgery.

incision of a testis.

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Also orchotomy.

Origin of orchidotomy

First recorded in 1890–95; orchido- + -tomy
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