coronoidectomy

Surgical removal of the coronoid process of the mandible. [coronoid + G. ektome, excision]

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cor·o·noid·ec·to·my .kȯr-ə-.nȯi-'dek-tə-mē n, pl -mies surgical removal of the mandibular coronoid process

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cor·o·noi·dec·to·my (kor″ə-noi-dekґtə-me) surgical removal of the coronoid process of the mandible.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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