gyrectomy

noun
gy·​rec·​to·​my | \ jī-ˈrek-tə-mē How to pronounce gyrectomy (audio) \
plural gyrectomies

Medical Definition of gyrectomy

: surgical excision of a cerebral gyrus

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“Gyrectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gyrectomy. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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