[his-tuh-rek-tuh-mahyz] /ˌhɪs təˈrɛk təˌmaɪz/
verb (used with object), hysterectomized, hysterectomizing.
to remove the uterus from by surgery.
(transitive) to perform a hysterectomy on (someone)
[his-tuh-rek-tuh-mee] /ˌhɪs təˈrɛk tə mi/ noun, plural hysterectomies. Surgery. 1. excision of the uterus. /ˌhɪstəˈrɛktəmɪ/ noun (pl) -mies 1. surgical removal of the uterus n. 1886, coined in English from Greek hystera “womb” (see uterus) + -ectomy. hysterectomy hys·ter·ec·to·my (hĭs’tə-rěk’tə-mē) n. Surgical removal of part or all of the uterus. hysterectomy (hĭs’tə-rěk’tə-mē) Surgical removal of […]
[his-tuh-ree-sis] /ˌhɪs təˈri sɪs/ noun, Physics. 1. the lag in response exhibited by a body in reacting to changes in the forces, especially magnetic forces, affecting it. Compare . 2. the phenomenon exhibited by a system, often a ferromagnetic or imperfectly elastic material, in which the reaction of the system to changes is dependent upon […]
noun, Physics. 1. the loss of energy by conversion to heat in a system exhibiting hysteresis.
- Hysteresis loop
noun 1. a closed curve showing the variation of the magnetic flux density of a ferromagnetic material with the external magnetic field producing it, when this field is changed through a complete cycle