Orchiectomy meaning

-kĭ-dĕk-
Surgical removal of one or both testes.
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The surgical removal of one or both testicles; castration.
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Surgical removal of one or both testes.
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(surgery) The procedure to remove one or both testes.
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Origin of orchiectomy

  • Greek orkhis orkhi- testicle –ectomy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition