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hysterectomynoun [C]

uk   /ˌhɪs.tərˈek.tə.mi/  us   /-təˈrek-/
a ​medicaloperation to ​removepart or all of a woman's womb
(Definition of hysterectomy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hysterectomynoun [C]

 us   /ˌhɪs·təˈrek·tə·mi/
a ​medicaloperation to ​removepart or all of a woman’s ​uterus
(Definition of hysterectomy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hysterectomy”
in Spanish histerectomía…
in Vietnamese cắt bỏ tử cung…
in Malaysian histereksomi…
in Thai การตัดมดลูก…
in Chinese (Simplified) 子宫切除术…
in Indonesian histerektomi, operasi pengangkatan rahim…
in Chinese (Traditional) 子宮切除手術…
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