sclerotomy

sclerotomy

[skli-rot-uh-mee]
noun, plural sclerotomies. Surgery.
incision into the sclera, as to extract foreign bodies.

Origin:
1875–80; sclero- + -tomy

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sclerotomy (sklɪəˈrɒtəmɪ)
 
n , pl -mies
surgical incision into the sclera

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sclerotomy scle·rot·o·my (sklə-rŏt'ə-mē)
n.
Incision through the sclera of the eye.

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