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Meaning of OSTEOTOMY

Pronunciation:  `âstee'âtumee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  surgical sectioning of bone
 

OSTEOTOMY is a 9 letter word that starts with O.

 

 See Also: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Os`te*ot"o*my\, n.
1. The dissection or anatomy of bones; osteology.

2. (Surg.) The operation of dividing a bone or of cutting a
   piece out of it, -- done to remedy deformity, etc.

 

 

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