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keratectomy

noun ker·a·tec·to·my \ˌker-ə-ˈtek-tə-mē\
plural ker·a·tec·to·mies

Definition of KERATECTOMY

:  surgical excision of part of the cornea — compare photorefractive keratectomy
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First Known Use of KERATECTOMY

1871
Medical Dictionary

keratectomy

noun ker·a·tec·to·my \ˌker-ə-ˈtek-tə-mē\
plural ker·a·tec·to·mies

Medical Definition of KERATECTOMY

:  surgical excision of part of the cornea—see photorefractive keratectomy

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