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adenoidectomy

[ad-n-oi-dek-tuh-mee] /ˌæd n ɔɪˈdɛk tə mi/
noun, plural adenoidectomies.
1.
Surgery. surgical removal of the adenoids.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; adenoid + -ectomy
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British Dictionary definitions for adenoidectomy

adenoidectomy

/ˌædɪnɔɪˈdɛktəmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
surgical removal of the adenoids
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adenoidectomy in Medicine

adenoidectomy ad·e·noid·ec·to·my (ād'n-oi-děk'tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of adenoid growths in the nasopharynx.

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