enterectomy

noun
en·​ter·​ec·​to·​my | \ ˌent-ə-ˈrek-tə-mē How to pronounce enterectomy (audio) \
plural enterectomies

Medical Definition of enterectomy

: the surgical removal of a portion of the intestine

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“Enterectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/enterectomy. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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