leukotomy

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noun leu·kot·o·my \lü-ˈkä-tə-mē\

Definition of leukotomy

plural

leukotomies

First Known Use of leukotomy

1937


Medical Dictionary

leukotomy

noun leu·kot·o·my
variants: or chiefly British

leucotomy

\lü-ˈkät-ə-mē\play

Medical Definition of leukotomy

plural

leukotomies


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