Definition of hysterectomy noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

hysterectomy

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌhɪstəˈrɛktəmi//
 
(pl. hysterectomies)[countable, uncountable]
 
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a medical operation to remove a woman's uterus She had to have a hysterectomy.
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