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hypophysectomize

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verb hy·poph·y·sec·to·mize \(ˌ)hī-ˌpä-fə-ˈsek-tə-ˌmīz\

Definition of hypophysectomize

hypophysectomizedhypophysectomizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to remove the pituitary gland from



1910

First Known Use of hypophysectomize

1910


Medical Dictionary

hypophysectomize

transitive verb hy·poph·y·sec·to·mize

Medical Definition of hypophysectomize

hypophysectomized or chiefly British hypophysectomised; hypophysectomizing or chiefly British hypophysectomising

  1. :  to remove the pituitary gland from



Variants of hypophysectomize

or chiefly British hypophysectomise \(ˌ)hī-ˌpäf-ə-ˈsek-tə-ˌmīz\play

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