Definition of Cutting out
1. Noun. Surgical removal of a body part or tissue.
Specialized synonyms: Adenoidectomy, Adrenalectomy, Suprarenalectomy, Appendectomy, Appendicectomy, Cholecystectomy, Clitoridectomy, Female Circumcision, Embolectomy, Endarterectomy, Enervation, Hypophysectomy, Hysterectomy, Laminectomy, Laryngectomy, Lithotomy, Lobectomy, Lumpectomy, Mastectomy, Mastoidectomy, Meniscectomy, Nephrectomy, Neurectomy, Oophorectomy, Ovariectomy, Oophorosalpingectomy, Ophthalmectomy, Orchidectomy, Orchiectomy, Pancreatectomy, Pneumonectomy, Prostatectomy, Salpingectomy, Septectomy, Sigmoidectomy, Splenectomy, Stapedectomy, Sympathectomy, Thrombectomy, Thyroidectomy, Tonsillectomy, Vasectomy, Vulvectomy
Generic synonyms: Operation, Surgery, Surgical Operation, Surgical Procedure, Surgical Process
Derivative terms: Ablate, Excise, Extirpate
Definition of Cutting out
1. Verb. (present participle of cut out) ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
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Literary usage of Cutting out
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1. Publications of the Navy Records Societyby Navy Records Society (Great Britain) by Navy Records Society (Great Britain) (1895)
"448, Topaze, cutting out exped. V. 31, 127, cutting out ... 127, Franchise, cutting out exped. II. 407, Surprise, cutting out of the Hermione. VI. ..."
2. Annual Report by Illinois Farmers' Institute (1916)
"Moderately infested trees may be saved by cutting out the grubs and covering the wound with tar. Badly infested trees should be taken out and burned, ..."
3. Diary and Correspondence of Samuel Pepys, F.R.S.: Secretary to the by Samuel Pepys, Richard Griffin Braybrooke (1855)
"... servants with cutting out of clothes, never hardly cutting out anything himself; and, by the abstract of his accounts, we find him to owe above 290?., ..."
4. The Works of Hannah More: With a Sketch of Her Life by Hannah More (1827)
"... cutting out of pleasure, not all the j but she owned she was surprised tu sec them costly indulgences which wealth can procure, so happy. ..."
5. Index to James' Naval History: Edition 1886by C. G. Toogood, William James by C. G. Toogood, William James (1895)
"139-40, Beaulieu, k. cutting out exped. VI. 17, Redwing, cutting out exped. ; 19 ... 75, Swift, cutting out exped. III. 298, Centaur, k. capture of Surinam. ..."