from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Surgical removal of the vulva.
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- n. The surgical removal of some or all of the vulva.
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- n. surgical removal of part or all of the vulva
From vulva + -ectomy. (Wiktionary)
The woman, from the NSW South Coast, was referred to the doctor in 2002 for a "simple vulvectomy" that would remove a small, potentially cancerous lesion on her genitals.