Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In anatomy, dissection of the tongue.
  • n. In surgery, excision of the tongue; glossectomy.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • During the glossotomy craze, Lancet reported a cure that combined radical surgery with a kind of bioelectrical hookup.

    Knotted Tongues

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