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cil·i·ec·to·my (sil″e-ekґtə-me) [cili- +-ectomy] 1. excision of a portion of the ciliary body. excision of a portion of the ciliary margin of the eyelid with the roots of the lashes.

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  • cyclectomy — Excision of a portion of the ciliary body. SYN: ciliectomy. [cyclo + G. ektome, excision] * * * cy·clec·to·my sī klek tə mē, sik lek n, pl mies surgical removal of part of the ciliary muscle or body * * * cyc·lec·to·my (sik lekґt …   Medical dictionary

  • ciliectomía — Eng. Ciliectomy Exéresis quirúrgica de una parte del borde libre del párpado incluida la raíz de las pestañas …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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