Ovariotomist O*va`ri*ot"o*mist, n. One who performs, or is skilled in, ovariotomy. [1913 Webster]

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  • ovariotomist — ovāriotˈomist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ovary …   Useful english dictionary

  • ovariotomy — ovariotomist, n. /oh vair ee ot euh mee/, n., pl. ovariotomies. Surg. incision into or removal of an ovary. [1835 45; < NL ovariotomia, equiv. to ovari(um) OVARY + o O + tomia TOMY] * * * …   Universalium

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