Definition of ovariotomy in English:

ovariotomy

noun

  • 1Surgical incision into an ovary.

    • ‘American physicians took pride in their surgical skills and in such innovations as Ephraim McDowell's 1809 ovariotomy and J. Marion Sim's 1849 vesicovaginal fistula.’
  • 2

    another term for ovariectomy

Pronunciation

ovariotomy

/oʊˌvɛriˈɑdəmi//ōˌverēˈädəmē/