Definition of pneumectomy in English:

pneumectomy

noun

  • Pneumonectomy.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in John S. Billings (1838–1913). From pneumo- + -ectomy. Compare French pneumectomie, Italian pneumectomia, German Pneumektomie.

Pronunciation

pneumectomy

/njuːˈmɛktəmi/