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colpocleisis

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noun col·po·clei·sis \ˌkäl-pō-ˈklī-səs\

Medical Definition of colpocleisis

plural

colpocleises

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  1. :  the suturing of posterior and anterior walls of the vagina to prevent uterine prolapse


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