Definition of “vasectomy” - English Dictionary


“vasectomy” in American English

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vasectomynoun [ C/U ]

us /vəˈsek·tə·mi, væ-/

the medical operation of cutting the tubes through which a man’s semen (= liquid containing sperm) move, in order to make him unable to make a woman pregnant

(Definition of “vasectomy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)