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noun, plural vag·i·nec·to·mies. Surgery.
  1. excision of part or all of the vagina.
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Origin of vaginectomy

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British Dictionary definitions for vaginectomy


noun plural -mies
  1. surgical removal of all or part of the vagina
  2. surgical removal of part of the serous sheath surrounding the testis and epididymis
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vaginectomy in Medicine


  1. Surgical removal of all or part of the vagina.colpectomy
  2. Surgical removal of the serous membrane covering the testis and epididymus.
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