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ovariotomy

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noun, ovar·i·ot·o·my \ō-ˌver-ē-ˈä-tə-mē\

Definition of ovariotomy

plural ovariotomies

  1. 1 :  surgical incision of an ovary

  2. 2 :  oophorectomy



1844

First Known Use of ovariotomy

1844


Medical Dictionary

ovariotomy

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noun ovar·i·ot·o·my \ō-ˌvar-ē-ˈät-ə-mē, -ˌver-\

Medical Definition of ovariotomy

plural ovariotomies

  1. 1:  surgical incision of an ovary

  2. 2:  oophorectomy




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "ovariotomy"


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