clitoridectomy

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noun clit·o·ri·dec·to·my \ˌkli-tə-ri-ˈdek-tə-mē\
variants: or less commonly

clitorectomy

play \ˌkli-tə-ˈrek-tə-mē\

Definition of clitoridectomy

plural

clitoridectomies

  1. :  excision of all or part of the clitoris

1866

First Known Use of clitoridectomy

1866


Medical Dictionary

clitoridectomy

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noun clit·o·ri·dec·to·my \ˌklit-ə-rə-ˈdek-tə-mē\
variants: also

clitorectomy

\-ˈrek-tə-mē\play

Medical Definition of clitoridectomy

plural

clitoridectomies

  1. :  excision of all or part of the clitoris


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