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mastectomy

noun [C] uk   /mæsˈtek.tə.mi/ us  
a medical operation to remove a woman's breast: a partial mastectomy (= when part of the breast is removed) a double mastectomy (= when both breasts are removed)
Translations of “mastectomy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 乳房切除術…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乳房切除术…
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