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1. surgical excision of the vagina; called also colpectomy.
2. resection of the tunica vaginalis testis.
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vaginalectomy(vaj?in-al-ek'to-me) [? + Gr. ektome, excision]
Excision of the tunica vaginalis. Synonym: vaginectomy (1)
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