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gastroplasty

[ gas-truh-plas-tee ]
/ ˈgæs trəˌplæs ti /
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noun
any plastic surgery on the stomach.
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Origin of gastroplasty

First recorded in 1945–50; gastro- + -plasty
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Medical definitions for gastroplasty

gastroplasty
[ găstrə-plăs′tē ]

n.
Surgical repair of a defect in the stomach or lower esophagus.
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