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vagotomize

transitive verb va·got·o·mize

Medical Definition of vagotomize

vagotomized or chiefly British vagotomised; vagotomizing or chiefly British vagotomising

  1. :  to perform a vagotomy on



Variants of vagotomize

or chiefly British vagotomise \vā-ˈgät-ə-ˌmīz\play

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