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thyroidectomy

thy·roid·ec·to·my

thyroidectomy

 
pronunciation:
thaI roI dek t mi
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part of speech: noun
inflections: thyroidectomies
definition: a surgical operation in which all or part of the thyroid gland is removed.
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