Medical Dictionary

extirpation

noun ex·tir·pa·tion \ˌek-stər-ˈpā-shən\

Medical Definition of EXTIRPATION

:  complete excision or surgical destruction of a body part
ex·tir·pate \ˈek-stər-ˌpāt\ transitive verb, ex·tir·pat·ed ex·tir·pat·ing
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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