from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The cutting of the tonsils; excision of a portion of a tonsil.
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- n. psychosurgery in which amygdaloid fibers that mediate limbic system activity are severed (in cases of extreme uncontrollable violence)
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