colostomize

transitive verb

co·​los·​to·​mize kə-ˈläs-tə-ˌmīz How to pronounce colostomize (audio)
colostomized; colostomizing
: to perform a colostomy on

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“Colostomize.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/colostomize. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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