uvulectomy

[ yoo-vyuh-lek-tuh-mee ]
/ ˌyu vyəˈlɛk tə mi /

noun, plural u·vu·lec·to·mies. Surgery.

excision of the uvula.

Origin of uvulectomy

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Medicine definitions for uvulectomy

uvulectomy

[ yōō′vyə-lĕktə-mē ]

n.

Excision of the uvula.staphylectomy
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