lobectomy[lō bek′tə mē]
lobectomy definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. lobectomies
the surgical removal of a lobe, as of a lung
Origin: lobe plush -ectomy
lobectomy definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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noun pl. lo·bec·to·mies
Surgical excision of a lobe, as of the lung.
lobectomy - Medical Definition
Excision of a lobe of an organ or a gland.