Definitions

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  • n. The removal of a staphyloma.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The operation of removing a staphyloma by cutting.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In surgery, amputation of the uvula.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek the uvula when swollen + to cut.

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