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urethrectomy

[yoo r-uh-threk-tuh-mee]
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noun, plural u·re·threc·to·mies. Surgery.
  1. excision or removal of part or all of the urethra.
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Origin of urethrectomy

First recorded in 1890–95; urethr- + -ectomy
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urethrectomy in Medicine

urethrectomy

(yur′ĭ-thrĕktə-mē)
n.
  1. Excision of a part or all of the urethra.
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