glossotomy


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glossotomy

 [glŏ-sot´ah-me]
incision of the tongue.
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glos·sot·o·my

(glo-sot'ŏ-mē),
Any cutting operation on the tongue, usually to obtain access to the pharynx.
[glosso- + G. tomē, incision]
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glossotomy

(glô-sŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision of the tongue.
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glos·sot·o·my

(glos-ot'ŏ-mē)
Any cutting operation on the tongue, usually to obtain access to further reaches of the pharynx.
[glosso- + G. tomē, incision]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

glos·sot·o·my

(glos-ot'ŏ-mē)
Any cutting operation on the tongue, usually to obtain access to further reaches of the pharynx.
[glosso- + G. tomē, incision]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012