[ir-i-dek-tuh-mee, ahy-ri-]
noun, plural iridectomies. Surgery.
excision of part of the iris.

1850–55; irid- + -ectomy Unabridged
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iridectomy (ˌɪrɪˈdɛktəmɪ, ˌaɪ-)
n , pl -mies
surgical removal of part of the iris

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iridectomy ir·i·dec·to·my (ĭr'ĭ-děk'tə-mē, ī'rĭ-)
Surgical removal of part of the iris of the eye.

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