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septectomy

[sep-tek-tuh-mee] /sɛpˈtɛk tə mi/
noun, plural septectomies. Surgery
1.
excision of part or all of a septum, especially the nasal septum.
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septectomy in Medicine

septectomy sep·tec·to·my (sěp-těk'tə-mē)
n.
Excision of a septum or part of a septum.

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