rhinotomy

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rhinotomy rhi·not·o·my (rī-nŏt'ə-mē)
n.
Incision into the nose, especially incision along one side to allow viewing of the nasal passages for radical sinus operations.

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rhinotomy

noun
surgical procedure in which an incision is made in the nose to drain accumulated pus 
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