From Latin orchis (wrongly interpreting orchid- as the stem), from Ancient Greek á½„ÏÏ‡Î¹Ï‚ (orkhis, “orchid, testicle")
Variant of orchiectomy
Yes, I'd like to receive Word of the Day emails from YourDictionary.com
By continuing, you agree to our
Please set a username for yourself.
People will see it as Author Name with your public flash cards.