decapsulate

transitive verb
de·​cap·​su·​late | \ (ˈ)dē-ˈkap-sə-ˌlāt How to pronounce decapsulate (audio) \
decapsulated; decapsulating

Medical Definition of decapsulate

: to remove the capsule from decapsulate a kidney

Other Words from decapsulate

decapsulation \ ˌdē-​ˌkap-​sə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce decapsulation (audio) \ noun

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“Decapsulate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/decapsulate. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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