noun. ['ˈloʊˌboʊˌtoʊmi'] surgical interruption of nerve tracts to and from the frontal lobe of the brain; often results in marked cognitive and personality changes.
- frontal lobotomy
- transorbital lobotomy
- prefrontal leucotomy
- prefrontal leukotomy
Words that Rhyme with Lobotomy
Example sentences of the word lobotomy
1. Noun, singular or mass
With roots beginning in Europe in the 1930s, the American lobotomy craze can be traced to 1936.