Definition of hysterectomize in US English:

hysterectomize

verb

[with object]
  • Perform a hysterectomy on (a woman or a female animal).

    • ‘The 120 hysterectomized women age 60 and above involved in the study had mild to moderate AD.’
    • ‘One of those trials sought to determine whether estrogen replacement therapy would slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease in postmenopausal, hysterectomized women.’
    • ‘The occurrence of these cells in Pap tests from hysterectomized patients indicates a different origin.’
    • ‘Cloutier-Steele includes her own story in which she was hysterectomised in 1991 for possible endometriosis.’
    vasectomize
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Pronunciation

hysterectomize

/ˌhistəˈrektəmīz/