lobotomy

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

lo·bot·o·my

noun \lō-ˈbät-ə-mē\
plural lo·bot·o·mies

Definition of LOBOTOMY

: surgical severance of nerve fibers connecting the frontal lobes to the thalamus performed especially formerly for the relief of some mental disorders—called also leukotomy; compare lobectomy

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