enterotome

noun
en·​tero·​tome | \ ˈent-ə-rə-ˌtōm How to pronounce enterotome (audio) \

Medical Definition of enterotome

: a surgical cutting instrument for opening the digestive tract and especially the intestine

Comments on enterotome

What made you want to look up enterotome? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

something valued as if it were money

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time traveler quiz which word came first
  • Which came first?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!