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appendicectomy

[uh-pen-duh-sek-tuh-mee] /əˌpɛn dəˈsɛk tə mi/
noun, plural appendicectomies.
1.
Chiefly British, appendectomy.
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Examples for appendicectomy
  • appendicectomy has been the treatment of acute appendicitis for over a hundred years.
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appendicectomy

/əˌpɛndɪˈsɛktəmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
surgical removal of any appendage, esp the vermiform appendix
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appendicectomy in Medicine

appendicectomy ap·pen·di·cec·to·my (ə-pěn'dĭ-sěk'tə-mē)
n.
See appendectomy.

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