vaginectomy

vaginectomy

[vaj-uh-nek-tuh-mee]
noun, plural vaginectomies. Surgery.
excision of part or all of the vagina.

Origin:
vagin(a) + -ectomy

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vaginectomy (ˌvædʒɪˈnɛktəmɪ)
 
n , pl -mies
1.  surgical removal of all or part of the vagina
2.  surgical removal of part of the serous sheath surrounding the testis and epididymis

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vaginectomy vag·i·nec·to·my (vāj'ə-něk'tə-mē)
n.

  1. Surgical removal of all or part of the vagina. Also called colpectomy.

  2. Surgical removal of the serous membrane covering the testis and epididymus.

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