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anaplasty

[ an-uh-plas-tee ]
/ ˈæn əˌplæs ti /
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noun, plural an·a·plas·ties.
Surgery. reconstruction or restoration, especially by plastic surgery, of a lost or injured part.
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Origin of anaplasty

1875–80; <Greek anáplast(os) (see anaplastic) + -y3; cf. -plasty
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British Dictionary definitions for anaplasty

anaplasty
/ (ˈænəˌplæstɪ) /

noun
surgery another name for plastic surgery
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