calicoplasty

[kālĭ-kō-plăs′tē]

n.

Plastic surgery of a calix, usually designed to increase its lumen at the infundibulum.

Nearby words

  1. carpe diem,
  2. carpeaux,
  3. carpectomy,
  4. carpel,
  5. carpellary,
  6. carpentaria,
  7. carpentaria, gulf of,
  8. carpenter,
  9. carpenter ant,
  10. carpenter bee


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