labyrinthectomy

noun
lab·​y·​rin·​thec·​to·​my | \ ˌlab-ə-ˌrin-ˈthek-tə-mē How to pronounce labyrinthectomy (audio) \
plural labyrinthectomies

Medical Definition of labyrinthectomy

: surgical removal of the labyrinth of the ear

Other Words from labyrinthectomy

labyrinthectomized \ -​tə-​ˌmīzd How to pronounce labyrinthectomy (audio) \ adjective

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“Labyrinthectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/labyrinthectomy. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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