caponization

noun
ca·​pon·​iza·​tion
variants: or British caponisation \ ˌkā-​pə-​nə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce caponisation (audio) \

Medical Definition of caponization

: castration especially of a fowl

Other Words from caponization

caponize or British caponise \ ˈkā-​pə-​ˌnīz, -​ˌpän-​ˌīz How to pronounce caponise (audio) \ transitive verb caponized or British caponised; caponizing or British caponising

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“Caponization.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/caponization. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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