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EPISIOTOMY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does episiotomy mean? 

EPISIOTOMY (noun)
  The noun EPISIOTOMY has 1 sense:

1. surgical incision of the perineum to enlarge the vagina and so facilitate delivery during childbirth

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


 Dictionary entry details 


EPISIOTOMY (noun)


Sense 1episiotomy [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Surgical incision of the perineum to enlarge the vagina and so facilitate delivery during childbirth

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

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

perineotomy (surgical incision into the perineum)


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