The surgical removal of an intact organ, especially of the eye and of cysts and tumors.(noun)
The removal of the nuclear body of a cell.(noun)
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Use "enucleation" in a sentence
"Some 22 percent of the group had enucleation, which is the clinical term for eye removal."
"The result is that the people in Stezaker's collages seem to suffer a variety of austerely rendered optical afflictions, from a squint or strabismus to full enucleation: in the series Blind, the eyeballs have been razored out along a straight line and the edges of the photograph brought together again."
"A decade ago, treatment options included enucleation (removal of the involved eye) or radiation."