maxillectomy

noun

max·​il·​lec·​to·​my ˌmak-sə-ˈlek-tə-mē How to pronounce maxillectomy (audio)
plural maxillectomies
: surgical removal of the maxilla

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“Maxillectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/maxillectomy. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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