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embryotomy

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noun em·bry·ot·o·my \ˌem-brē-ˈät-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of embryotomy

plural

embryotomies

  1. 1:  mutilation of a fetus to facilitate removal from the uterus when natural delivery is impossible

  2. 2:  dissection of embryos for examination




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