vermilionectomy

vermilionectomy

 [ver-mil″yon-ek´tah-me]
excision of the vermilion border of the lip.
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ver·mil·ion·ec·to·my

(ver-mil'yŏn-ek'tŏ-mē),
Excision of the vermilion border of the lip.
[vermilion border + G. ektomē, cutting out]
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vermilionectomy

(vər-mĭl′yə-nĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Excision of the vermilion border of the lip.
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ver·mil·ion·ec·to·my

(vĕr-mil'yŏn-ek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of the vermilion border.
[vermilion border + G. ektomē, cutting out]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ver·mil·i·o·nec·to·my

(vĕr-mil'yŏn-ek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of vermilion border of lip.
[vermilion border + G. ektomē, cutting out]
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