appendicectomy appendicectomy

Definition(s):

  • (n) surgical removal of the vermiform appendix

Usage(s):

  • The dictionary does admit to usage appendicectomy, but The surgeon who did one this morning said: "My first case is an appendectomy.

News

  1. Indiana appeals ruling throwing out right-to-work law

    INDIANAPOLIS — The state is appealing a ruling declaring Indiana’s right-to-work law unconstitutional. Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller says his office filed a notice of appeal Tuesday and will defend the 2012 law that was previously upheld in federal court.
    on September 13, 2013     Source: Evening News and Tribune

  2. Lions' Suh says he's appealing $100K fine

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Ndamukong Suh said Wednesday he is appealing the NFL's decision to fine him $100,000 for a low block.        
    on September 12, 2013     Source: Chicago Tribune

  3. Lions' Suh says he'll appeal $100,000 fine

    Detroit Lions defender Ndamukong Suh said Wednesday he's appealing a $100,000 fine levied by the NFL for his low hit on Minnesota's John Sullivan.
    on September 12, 2013     Source: AFP via Yahoo! Sports

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