[ga-strek-tuh-mee] /gæˈstrɛk tə mi/

noun, plural gastrectomies.
partial or total excision of the stomach.
noun (pl) -mies
surgical removal of all or part of the stomach

1886, from gastro- + -ectomy.

gastrectomy gas·trec·to·my (gā-strěk’tə-mē)
Excision of part or all of the stomach.


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