ossiculectomy

noun
os·si·cu·lec·to·my | \ ˌäs-i-kyə-ˈlek-tə-mē \
plural ossiculectomies

Medical Definition of ossiculectomy 

: the surgical removal of an ossicle of the middle ear

Learn More about ossiculectomy

Share ossiculectomy

Comments on ossiculectomy

What made you want to look up ossiculectomy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an open space surrounded by woods

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!