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[der-mat-uh-plas-tee, dur-muh-tuh-] /dərˈmæt əˌplæs ti, ˈdɜr mə tə-/
noun, Surgery.
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dermatoplastic, adjective Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for dermatoplasty


any surgical operation on the skin, esp skin grafting
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dermatoplastic, adjective
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dermatoplasty in Medicine

dermatoplasty der·ma·to·plas·ty (dûr'mə-tō-plās'tē)
The use of skin grafts in plastic surgery to correct defects or replace skin destroyed by injury or disease. Also called dermoplasty.

der'ma·to·plas'tic (-plās'tĭk) adj.
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