apicoectomy

noun
api·​co·​ec·​to·​my | \ ˌā-pi-(ˌ)kō-ˈek-tə-mē, ˌap-i- How to pronounce apicoectomy (audio) \
plural apicoectomies

Medical Definition of apicoectomy

: excision of the root tip of a tooth

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“Apicoectomy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/apicoectomy. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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