claviculectomy

noun
cla·​vic·​u·​lec·​to·​my | \ kla-ˌvik-yə-ˈlek-tə-mē, klə- \
plural claviculectomies

Medical Definition of claviculectomy

: surgical removal of all or part of a clavicle

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