noun. surgical procedure that creates an artificial opening for the elimination of bodily wastes.
- surgical process
- surgical procedure
- major surgery
- serial operation
- asynchronous operation
- synchronous operation
Example sentences of the word ostomy
For those who have to live with an ostomy bag, the odor seems to only make the situation more unpleasant.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The second condition is for ostomy care and is only performed under the strict supervision of an ostomy health care provider.