Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Surgical removal of the spleen.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In surgery, excision of the spleen.

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  • noun surgery The surgical removal of the spleen.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun surgical removal of the spleen

Etymologies

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From spleen + -ectomy

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