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hysterectomy

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noun hys·ter·ec·to·my \ˌhis-tə-ˈrek-tə-mē\

Simple Definition of hysterectomy

  • medical : an operation to remove a woman's uterus

Full Definition of hysterectomy

plural hys·ter·ec·to·mies

  1. :  surgical removal of the uterus

hys·ter·ec·to·mized play \-tə-ˌmīzd\ adjective

Examples of hysterectomy

  1. a surgeon who has performed many hysterectomies



Circa 1886

First Known Use of hysterectomy

circa 1886

Rhymes with hysterectomy


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hysterectomy

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noun hys·ter·ec·to·my \ˌhis-tə-ˈrek-tə-mē\

Medical Definition of hysterectomy

plural hys·ter·ec·to·mies

    hys·ter·ec·to·mized also British hys·ter·ec·to·mised \-tə-ˌmīzd\play adjective




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