Medical Dictionary

epiglottidectomy

noun epi·glot·ti·dec·to·my \ -ˌglät-əd-ˈek-tə-mē \

medical Definition of epiglottidectomy

plural epiglottidectomies
: excision of all or part of the epiglottis

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