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hysterotomy

[his-tuh-rot-uh-mee] /ˌhɪs təˈrɒt ə mi/
noun, plural hysterotomies. Surgery
1.
the operation of cutting into the uterus, as in a Cesarean.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; hystero- + -tomy
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British Dictionary definitions for hysterotomy

hysterotomy

/ˌhɪstəˈrɒtəmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
surgical incision into the uterus
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hysterotomy in Medicine

hysterotomy hys·ter·ot·o·my (hĭs'tə-rŏt'ə-mē)
n.
Incision of the uterus. Also called uterotomy.

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