Medical Dictionary

alveolectomy

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noun al·ve·o·lec·to·my \al-ˌvē-ə-ˈlek-tə-mē, ˌal-vē-\

Medical Definition of alveolectomy

plural

alveolectomies

  1. :  surgical excision of a portion of an alveolar process usually as an aid in fitting dentures


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