pinealectomy

noun
pi·ne·al·ec·to·my | \ˌpī-nē-ə-ˈlek-tə-mē, pī-ˌnē-\

Definition of pinealectomy 

: surgical removal of the pineal gland

Other Words from pinealectomy

pinealectomize \ˌpī-nē-ə-ˈlek-tə-ˌmīz, pī-ˌnē- \ transitive verb

First Known Use of pinealectomy

1915, in the meaning defined above

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pinealectomy

noun
pi·ne·al·ec·to·my | \ˌpī-nē-ə-ˈlek-tə-mē, pī-ˌnē-, ˌpin-ē- \
plural pinealectomies

Medical Definition of pinealectomy 

: surgical removal of the pineal gland

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