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urethrotomy

[ yoor-uh-throt-uh-mee ]
/ ˌyʊər əˈθrɒt ə mi /
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noun, plural u·re·throt·o·mies.Surgery.
an operation to cut a stricture of the urethra.
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Origin of urethrotomy

First recorded in 1840–50; urethro- + -tomy

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