septotomy

[ sĕp-tŏtə-mē ]

n.

Incision of the nasal septum.

Nearby words

  1. septomarginal,
  2. septonasal,
  3. septoplasty,
  4. septorhinoplasty,
  5. septostomy,
  6. septuagenarian,
  7. septuagenary,
  8. septuagesima,
  9. septuagint,
  10. septulum


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