maxillectomy

noun
max·​il·​lec·​to·​my | \ ˌmak-sə-ˈlek-tə-mē How to pronounce maxillectomy (audio) \
plural maxillectomies

Medical Definition of maxillectomy

: surgical removal of the maxilla

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Dictionary Entries Near maxillectomy

maxillary vein

maxillectomy

maxillo-alveolar index

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“Maxillectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/maxillectomy. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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