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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Surgical removal of the narrow tube usually about three or four inches long that is found in the abdomen.

Usage examples (38)
  • Well he flew her ... 2 nurses and one doctor in a snow storm to a hospital that could handle an "appendectomy".
  • CAFFERTY: One guy wrote in he had an appendectomy.
  • Just don't post any pictures of your appendectomy.
  • Suze Orman recovering from emergency appendectomy. for more
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