from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Surgical removal of the stapes.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The surgical removal of the stapes of the middle ear.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An operation for the removal of the stapes in the middle ear.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. surgical removal of the stapes of the middle ear
New Latin stapēs, stapēd-, stapes; see stapes + -ectomy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From stapes + -ectomy (Wiktionary)
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