gyrectomy

gyrectomy

[jahy-rek-tuh-mee]
noun, plural gyrectomies. Surgery.
excision of a cerebral gyrus.

Origin:
1945–50; gyr(us) + -ectomy

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gyrectomy gy·rec·to·my (jī-rěk'tə-mē)
n.
Excision of a cerebral gyrus.

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