ethmoidectomy

noun
eth·moid·ec·to·my | \ ˌeth-ˌmȯi-ˈdek-tə-mē \
plural ethmoidectomies

Medical Definition of ethmoidectomy 

: excision of all or some of the ethmoidal air cells or part of the ethmoid bone

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