Definition of myomectomy in English:

myomectomy

noun

  • Surgical excision of one or more leiomyomas from the uterus; an instance of this.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Albert Buck (1842–1922). From myoma + -ectomy, after French myomectomie.

Pronunciation

myomectomy

/ˌmʌɪə(ʊ)ˈmɛktəmi/