orchotomy

[ awr-kot-uh-mee ]
/ ɔrˈkɒt ə mi /

noun, plural or·chot·o·mies. Surgery.


Nearby words

  1. orchioplasty,
  2. orchiotomy,
  3. orchis,
  4. orchitic,
  5. orchitis,
  6. orcin,
  7. orcinol,
  8. orciprenaline sulfate,
  9. orcus,
  10. orczy

Origin of orchotomy

< Greek órch(is) testicle + -o- + -tomy

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