|Pronunciation: || ||`tânsu'lektumee|
| ||Definition:|| |
[n] surgical removal of the palatine tonsils; commonly performed along with adenoidectomy
TONSILLECTOMY is a 13 letter word that starts with T.
| ||See Also:|| ||ablation, cutting out, excision, extirpation|
| ||Definition:|| ||A tonsillectomy is surgery to remove one or both tonsils.|