or chi·lo·plas·ty


noun, plural chei·lo·plas·ties. Surgery.

plastic surgery of the lip.

Origin of cheiloplasty

First recorded in 1835–45; cheilo- + -plasty Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

cheiloplasty in Medicine



Plastic surgery of the lips.
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