Aplotomy A*plot"o*my, n. [Gr. ? simple + ? a cutting.] (Surg.) Simple incision. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • aplotomy — Surg. (əˈplɒtəmɪ) [mod. f. ἁπλό ος simple + τοµη cutting, f. τέµν ειν to cut.] Simple incision. in Ogilvie. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • aplotomy —   n. simple surgical cut …   Dictionary of difficult words

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