epiglottidectomy

noun

epi·​glot·​ti·​dec·​to·​my -ˌglät-əd-ˈek-tə-mē How to pronounce epiglottidectomy (audio)
plural epiglottidectomies
: excision of all or part of the epiglottis

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“Epiglottidectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epiglottidectomy. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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