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urethrotomy

[yoo r-uh-throt-uh-mee]
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noun, plural u·re·throt·o·mies. Surgery.
  1. 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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urethrotomy in Medicine

urethrotomy

(yur′ə-thrŏtə-mē)
n.
  1. Surgical incision of a stricture of the urethra.
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