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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Surgical removal of either of a pair of prominent masses of lymphoid tissue that lie one on each side of the throat

Usage examples (36)
  • In Canada, gynecological surgery is a four - to 12-week wait, a tonsillectomy is a three - to
  • And Lou is recovering well from his tonsillectomy.
  • Now, as we have reported, Lou had a tonsillectomy.
  • April 7, 2010, 9:59 am laser tonsillectomy Oregon says: for more
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