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laparotomymore about laparotomy


  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Laparotomy  \Lap`a*rot"o*my\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  loins  +  ?  to  cut.] 
  A  cutting  through  the  walls  of  the  abdomen,  as  in  the 
  C[ae]sarean  section. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  surgical  incision  into  the  abdominal  wall 

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