from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Surgical removal of the vitreous humor from the eyeball.
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- n. The surgical removal of some or all of the vitreous humour from the eye.
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- n. a surgical procedure that removes the vitreous humor and replace it with saline solution
vitr(eous) + -ectomy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From vitreous + -ectomy (Wiktionary)