Why was "tantrum" trending last week?
electrocauterization e·lec·tro·cau·ter·i·za·tion (ĭ-lěk'trō-kô'tər-ĭ-zā'shən)
The cauterization of tissue by an electrocautery.
electrocautery e·lec·tro·cau·ter·y (ĭ-lěk'trō-kô'tə-rē)
An instrument for directing a high-frequency current through a local area of tissue.
A metal cauterizing instrument heated by electricity.
The cauterization of tissue by means of one of these instruments.