sclerotomy

[skli-rot-uh-mee]

Origin of sclerotomy

First recorded in 1875–80; sclero- + -tomy
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British Dictionary definitions for sclerotomy

sclerotomy

noun plural -mies
  1. surgical incision into the sclera
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sclerotomy in Medicine

sclerotomy

[sklə-rŏtə-mē]
n.
  1. Incision through the sclera of the eye.
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