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laparectomy

[lap-uh-rek-tuh-mee] /ˌlæp əˈrɛk tə mi/
noun, Surgery
1.
excision of strips of the abdominal wall and suturing of the wounds so as to correct laxity of the abdominal muscles.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; lapar- + -ectomy
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