hemorrhoidectomy

hemorrhoidectomy

[hem-uh-roi-dek-tuh-mee]
noun, plural hemorrhoidectomies.
the surgical removal of hemorrhoids.

Origin:
1915–20; hemorrhoid + -ectomy

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haemorrhoidectomy or (US) hemorrhoidectomy (ˌhɛmərɔɪˈdɛktəmɪ)
 
n , pl -mies
surgical removal of haemorrhoids
 
hemorrhoidectomy or (US) hemorrhoidectomy
 
n

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hemorrhoidectomy hem·or·rhoid·ec·to·my (hěm'ə-roi-děk'tə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of hemorrhoids.

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