jejunectomy

jejunectomy

[ji-joo-nek-tuh-mee, jee-joo-]
noun, plural jejunectomies. Surgery.
excision of part or all of the jejunum.

Origin:
jejun- + -ectomy

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jejunectomy je·ju·nec·to·my (jə-jōō'něk'tə-mē, jē'ju-, jěj'u-)
n.
Excision of all or a part of the jejunum.

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