endarterectomy end·ar·ter·ec·to·my (ěn'där-tə-rěk'tə-mē)
Excision of the inner lining of an artery that is clogged with atherosclerotic buildup.
|a white, crystalline, water-insoluble, powerful high explosive, C3H6N6O6, used chiefly in bombs and shells.|
|opposition to the withdrawal of state support or recognition from an established church, esp. the Anglican Church in 19th-century England.|