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vasectomy

noun [C or U] uk   us   /vəˈsek.tə.mi/
the medical operation of cutting the tubes through which a man's sperm move, in order to stop his partner getting pregnant
Translations of “vasectomy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 輸精管切除術…
in Russian вазэктомия…
in Turkish erkeği kısırlaştırma ameliyatı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 输精管切除术…
in Polish wycięcie lub przecięcie nasieniowodu, wazektomia…
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