nephrectomize
transitive verb see nephrectomy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nephrectomize — (Amer.) v. (Surgery) remove a kidney surgically; perform a nephrectomy on (also nephrectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nephrectomize — /neuh frek teuh muyz /, v.t., nephrectomized, nephrectomizing. Surg. to perform a nephrectomy upon. Also, esp. Brit., nephrectomise. [1895 1900; NEPHRECTOM(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • nephrectomize — verb To perform nephrectomy (upon) …   Wiktionary

  • nephrectomize — ne·phrec·to·mize also Brit ne·phrec·to·mise ni frek tə .mīz vb, mized also Brit mised; miz·ing also Brit mis·ing vt to perform nephrectomy upon vi to remove a kidney * * * ne·phrec·to·mize (nə frekґtə mīz) to deprive of one or both …   Medical dictionary

  • nephrectomize — ne·phrec·to·mize …   English syllables

  • nephrectomize — nə̇ˈfrektəˌmīz, neˈ verb ( ed/ ing/ s) transitive verb : to perform nephrectomy upon intransitive verb : to remove a kidney …   Useful english dictionary

  • nephrectomized — nephrectomize (Amer.) v. (Surgery) remove a kidney surgically; perform a nephrectomy on (also nephrectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nephrectomizes — nephrectomize (Amer.) v. (Surgery) remove a kidney surgically; perform a nephrectomy on (also nephrectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nephrectomizing — nephrectomize (Amer.) v. (Surgery) remove a kidney surgically; perform a nephrectomy on (also nephrectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nephrectomy — noun (plural mies) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1880 the surgical removal of a kidney • nephrectomize transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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