colotomy

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colotomy

(kəˈlɒtəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) a colonic incision
[C20 colon2 + -tomy]
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Meanwhile, the War Requiem employs gong or cymbal strokes "as colotomic punctuation" (p.