operculectomy

noun
oper·​cu·​lec·​to·​my | \ ō-ˌpər-kyə-ˈlek-tə-mē How to pronounce operculectomy (audio) \
plural operculectomies

Medical Definition of operculectomy

: surgical excision of the mucosa over an unerupted tooth

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