meatoplasty me·at·o·plas·ty (mē-āt’ə-plās’tē)
Reparative or reconstructive surgery of a meatus or canal.
meatorrhaphy me·a·tor·rha·phy (mē’ə-tôr’ə-fē) n. Suture of the wound made by performing a meatotomy.
meatoscopy me·a·tos·co·py (mē’ə-tŏs’kə-pē) n. The inspection of a meatus, especially of the urethra.
meatotomy me·a·tot·o·my (mē’ə-tŏt’ə-mē) n. An incision made to enlarge a meatus, as of the urethra or ureter. Also called porotomy.
noun 1. the business or industry of slaughtering cattle and other meat animals and processing the carcasses for sale, sometimes including the packaging of processed meat products.