vasectomize

verb va·sec·to·mize \ və-ˈsek-tə-ˌmīz , vā-ˈzek- \

Definition of vasectomize

vasectomized; vasectomizing
transitive verb
:to perform a vasectomy on

Origin and Etymology of vasectomize


Medical Dictionary

vasectomize

transitive verb va·sec·to·mize
variants: or chiefly British vasectomise play \və-ˈsek-tə-ˌmīz, vā-ˈzek-\

medical Definition of vasectomize

vasectomized or chiefly British vasectomised; vasectomizing or chiefly British vasectomising
:to perform a vasectomy on

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up vasectomize? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

spoken rather than written

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one-green-toy-robot-amidst-many-red-toy-robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!