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gastrostomy


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gastrostomy  \Gas*tros"to*my\,  n.  [Gastro-  +  Gr  ?  mouth.] 
  (Surg.) 
  The  operation  of  making  a  permanent  opening  into  the  stomach, 
  for  the  introduction  of  food. 




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