pharyngectomy

[far-in-jek-tuh-mee]

Origin of pharyngectomy

First recorded in 1885–90; pharyng- + -ectomy
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pharyngectomy in Medicine

pharyngectomy

[făr′ĭn-jĕktə-mē]
n.
  1. Surgical removal of all or part of the pharynx.
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