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-ectomy

surgical removal; excision

58

-(o)stomy

surgical creation of a new opening

59

-(o)tomy

surgical incision into

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-pexy

surgical fixation

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-plasty

surgical repair

62

-(r)haphy

suture

63

-tripsy

crushing; friction