Thymectomy Definition

thī-mĕktə-mē
thymectomies
noun
Surgical removal of the thymus.
American Heritage Medicine

Other Word Forms of Thymectomy

Noun

Singular:
thymectomy
Plural:
thymectomies

Origin of Thymectomy

  • thym(us) –ectomy

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

  • From thymus + -ectomy

    From Wiktionary

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