Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio » Dictionary » A » Apostrophic ... Appendix


Pronunciation (US): Play

 Dictionary entry overview: What does appendectomy mean? 

  The noun APPENDECTOMY has 1 sense:

1. surgical removal of the vermiform appendix

  Familiarity information: APPENDECTOMY used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1appendectomy [BACK TO TOP]


Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions


appendectomy; appendicectomy

Hypernyms ("appendectomy" is a kind of...):

ablation; cutting out; excision; extirpation (surgical removal of a body part or tissue)

 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"After a storm comes a calm." (English proverb)

"Flattering words will not be spoken from the mouth of an affectionate person." (Bhutanese proverb)

"The most praised form of fluency is silence when talk isn't wise." (Arabic proverb)

"Too many cooks ruin the food." (Danish proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0639 seconds