hypophysectomize

verb hy·poph·y·sec·to·mize \ (ˌ)hī-ˌpä-fə-ˈsek-tə-ˌmīz \

Definition of hypophysectomize

hypophysectomized; hypophysectomizing
transitive verb
: to remove the pituitary gland from

First Known Use of hypophysectomize

1910


Medical Dictionary

hypophysectomize

transitive verb hy·poph·y·sec·to·mize
variants: or chiefly British hypophysectomise play \(ˌ)hī-ˌpäf-ə-ˈsek-tə-ˌmīz\

medical Definition of hypophysectomize

hypophysectomized or chiefly British hypophysectomised; hypophysectomizing or chiefly British hypophysectomising
: to remove the pituitary gland from

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