tonsilotomy
Tonsillectomy Ton`sil*lec"to*my, n. (Surg.) The operation of removing the tonsils; -- formerly also called {tonsilotomy}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tonsilotomy — Ton sil*ot o*my, n. (Surg.) The operation of removing the tonsils, or a portion thereof; called more commonly {tonsillectomy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tonsillectomy — Tonsilotomy Ton sil*ot o*my, n. (Surg.) The operation of removing the tonsils, or a portion thereof; called more commonly {tonsillectomy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tonsillectomy — Ton sil*lec to*my, n. (Surg.) The operation of removing the tonsils; formerly also called {tonsilotomy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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