neurectomy

noun
neu·​rec·​to·​my | \ n(y)u̇-ˈrek-tə-mē How to pronounce neurectomy (audio) \
plural neurectomies

Medical Definition of neurectomy

: the surgical excision of part of a nerve

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“Neurectomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neurectomy. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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