[hur-nee-awr-uh-fee, -or-] /ˌhɜr niˈɔr ə fi, -ˈɒr-/
noun, plural herniorrhaphies. Surgery.
correction of a hernia by a suturing procedure.
noun (pl) -phies
surgical repair of a hernia by means of a suturing operation
herniorrhaphy her·ni·or·rha·phy (hûr’nē-ôr’ə-fē)
Surgical correction of a hernia by suturing.
[hur-nee-ot-uh-mee] /ˌhɜr niˈɒt ə mi/ noun, plural herniotomies. Surgery. 1. correction of a hernia by a cutting procedure. herniotomy her·ni·ot·o·my (hûr’nē-ŏt’ə-mē) n. The surgical correction of a hernia by cutting through a band of tissue that constricts it. Also called celotomy.
[hurn-shaw] /ˈhɜrn ʃɔ/ noun, British Dialect. 1. a heron.
[heer-oh] /ˈhɪər oʊ/ noun, plural heroes; for 5 also heros. 1. a man of distinguished courage or ability, admired for his brave deeds and noble qualities. 2. a person who, in the opinion of others, has heroic qualities or has performed a heroic act and is regarded as a model or ideal: He was a […]
- Herod Agrippa
[uh-grip-uh] /əˈgrɪp ə/ noun 1. (Julius Agrippa) c10 b.c.–a.d. 44, king of Judea 41–44 (grandson of Herod the Great).