thermocauterization

noun
ther·​mo·​cau·​ter·​iza·​tion
variants: or chiefly British thermocauterisation \ ˌthər-​mō-​ˌkȯt-​ə-​rə-​ˈzā-​shən \

Medical Definition of thermocauterization

: cautery by the application of heat

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“Thermocauterization.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/thermocauterization. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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