splenectomize
transitive verb see splenectomy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • splenectomize — (Amer.) v. surgically remove the spleen, perform a splenectomy (also splenectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • splenectomize — See splenectomy. * * * …   Universalium

  • splenectomize — verb To remove the spleen from. See Also: splenectomy, spleen …   Wiktionary

  • splenectomize — sple·nec·to·mize or chiefly Brit sple·nec·to·mise spli nek tə .mīz vt, mized or chiefly Brit mised; miz·ing or chiefly Brit mis·ing to excise the spleen of * * * sple·nec·to·mize (sple nekґtə mīz) to remove the spleen …   Medical dictionary

  • splenectomize — sple·nec·to·mize …   English syllables

  • splenectomize — splə̇ˈnektəˌmīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: splenectomy + ize : to excise the spleen of …   Useful english dictionary

  • splenectomized — splenectomize (Amer.) v. surgically remove the spleen, perform a splenectomy (also splenectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • splenectomizes — splenectomize (Amer.) v. surgically remove the spleen, perform a splenectomy (also splenectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • splenectomizing — splenectomize (Amer.) v. surgically remove the spleen, perform a splenectomy (also splenectomise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • splenectomy — noun (plural mies) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1859 surgical removal of the spleen • splenectomize transitive verb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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