pneumectomy

[ noo-mek-tuh-mee, nyoo- ]
/ nʊˈmɛk tə mi, nyʊ- /

noun, plural pneu·mec·to·mies. Surgery.


Nearby words

  1. pneumatorrhachis,
  2. pneumatosis,
  3. pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis,
  4. pneumatotherapy,
  5. pneumaturia,
  6. pneumo-,
  7. pneumo-orbitography,
  8. pneumoangiography,
  9. pneumoarthrography,
  10. pneumobacillus

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British Dictionary definitions for pneumectomy

pneumectomy

/ (njuːˈmɛktəmɪ) /

noun plural -mies

surgery another word for pneumonectomy
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Medicine definitions for pneumectomy

pneumectomy

[ nōō-mĕktə-mē ]

n.

Variant ofpneumonectomy

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