vasoligation

[ vas-oh-lahy-gey-shuh n, vey-zoh- ]
/ ˌvæs oʊ laɪˈgeɪ ʃən, ˌveɪ zoʊ- /

noun Surgery.

ligation of the vas deferens.

Origin of vasoligation

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Medicine definitions for vasoligation

vasoligation

[ vā′zō-lī-gāshən ]

n.

Surgical ligation of the vas deferens as a means of sterilization.

Related forms

va′so•ligate (-līgāt) v.
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