ovariotomy

noun ovar·i·ot·o·my \ ō-ˌver-ē-ˈä-tə-mē \

Definition of ovariotomy

plural ovariotomies
1 : surgical incision of an ovary

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First Known Use of ovariotomy

1844


Medical Dictionary

ovariotomy

noun ovar·i·ot·o·my \ ō-ˌvar-ē-ˈät-ə-mē, -ˌver- \

medical Definition of ovariotomy

plural ovariotomies
1 : surgical incision of an ovary

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