noun, plural urethrectomies. Surgery.
excision or removal of part or all of the urethra.

1890–95; urethr- + -ectomy

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urethrectomy u·re·threc·to·my (yur'ĭ-thrěk'tə-mē)
Excision of a part or all of the urethra.

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