noun, plural colpotomies. Surgery.
incision of the vagina.
Also called vaginotomy.

colpo- (see colposcope) + -tomy Unabridged
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colpotomy (kəlˈpɒtəmɪ)
n , pl -mies
a surgical incision into the wall of the vagina
[C20: from colpo- + -tomy]

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colpotomy col·pot·o·my (kŏl-pŏt'ə-mē)
See vaginotomy.

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