Definition of immunosympathectomy in English:

immunosympathectomy

noun

Biology Medicine
  • The destruction of developing sympathetic neurons in a young animal by means of treatment with an antiserum specific for nerve growth factor.

Origin

1960s.

Pronunciation

immunosympathectomy

/ˌɪmjʊnə(ʊ)sɪmpəˈθɛktəmi//ɪˌmjuːnə(ʊ)sɪmpəˈθɛktəmi/