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vasectomyva‧sec‧to‧my /vəˈsektəmi/ noun (plural vasectomies) [countable, uncountable]  MHSYa medical operation to cut the small tube through which a man’s sperm passes so that he is unable to produce children
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vasectomyIt gave him a tonsillectomy, an appendectomy and a vasectomy.How does one educate these people into birth control, a vasectomy or sterilisation?More than 10% of those who are currently sexually active have had a vasectomy.I had a vasectomy three years ago.For the male it means a vasectomy - the cutting or tying of the male's sperm ducts.I didn't tell her about my vasectomy.Even the number of vasectomies has been increased by media ads.The Bath Clinic in Avon is cutting the price of vasectomies to £180 to attract patients over a traditionally quiet Christmas.
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