cau·dec·to·my (kaw-dekґtə-me) the surgical removal of all or part of the tail.

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  • caudectomy — noun The surgical removal of all or part of an animals tail. Syn: docking …   Wiktionary

  • dock — däk n any plant of the genus Rumex dock vi to combine with a molecular receptor <the AIDS virus docked at the T cell receptor> * * * (dok) to perform a caudectomy on an animal …   Medical dictionary

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