[noo-muh-nek-tuh-mee, nyoo-] /ˌnu məˈnɛk tə mi, ˌnyu-/
noun, plural pneumonectomies. Surgery.
excision of part or all of a lung.
noun (pl) -mies
the surgical removal of a lung or part of a lung
pneumonectomy pneu·mo·nec·to·my (nōō’mə-něk’tə-mē, nyōō’-) or pneu·mec·to·my (nōō-měk’tə-mē, nyōō-)
Surgical removal of all or part of a lung.
1. variant of before a vowel: pneumonectomy.
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noun 1. any of numerous burrowing rodents, especially of the genus Perognathus, chiefly inhabiting arid regions of the southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico, having fur-lined cheek pouches and a long tail. noun 1. any small mouselike rodent with cheek pouches, of the genus Perognathus, of desert regions of W North America: family Heteromyidae
noun 1. a very small park or outdoor area for public leisure, especially an urban plaza or courtyard with benches and fountains.