Definition of Tonsillotomy

1. Noun. (surgery) The surgical procedure of cutting, or making an incision into a tonsil. ¹



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Medical Definition of Tonsillotomy

1. The cutting away of a portion or all of a hypertrophied faucial tonsil. Origin: tonsillo-+ G. Tome, incision (05 Mar 2000)

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