[der-mat-uh-plas-tee, dur-muh-tuh-]
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Origin of dermatoplasty

Related formsder·mat·o·plas·tic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for dermatoplasty


  1. any surgical operation on the skin, esp skin grafting
Derived Formsdermatoplastic, adjective
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dermatoplasty in Medicine


  1. The use of skin grafts in plastic surgery to correct defects or replace skin destroyed by injury or disease.dermoplasty
Related formsder′ma•to•plastic (-plăstĭk) adj.
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