from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Surgical excision of a lobe, as of the lung.
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- n. The surgical removal of a lobe from an organ such as the lung or the brain.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. surgical removal of a lobe from any organ of the body (such as the lung or brain).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. surgical removal of a lobe from any organ of the body (as the lung or brain)
From lobe + -ectomy (Wiktionary)