de·bulk | \(ˌ)dē-ˈbəlk also -ˈbu̇lk\

Medical Definition of debulk 

: to remove all or most of the substance of (a tumor or lesion) surgical debulking of hepatic tumor massesScientific American Medicine Bulletin

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