hystero-oophorectomy

noun

hys·​tero-oo·​pho·​rec·​to·​my ˌhis-tə-(ˌ)rō-ˌō-ə-fə-ˈrek-tə-mē How to pronounce hystero-oophorectomy (audio)
plural hystero-oophorectomies
: surgical removal of the uterus and ovaries

Keep scrolling for more

Dictionary Entries Near hystero-oophorectomy

Cite this Entry

“Hystero-oophorectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hystero-oophorectomy. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

Keep scrolling for more

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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


Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ