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liposculpture

[ lip-uh-skuhlp-cher ]
/ ˈlɪp əˌskʌlp tʃər /
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noun
the surgical removal of subcutaneous fat and its transplant to another part of the body, as to fill out facial contours.

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British Dictionary definitions for liposculpture

liposculpture
/ (ˈlɪpəʊˌskʌlptʃə, ˈlaɪ-) /

noun
a cosmetic surgical operation in which the shape of the body is altered by the removal by suction of excess body fat
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for liposculpture

liposculpture
[ lĭpō-skŭlp′chər, līpō- ]

n.
Liposuction that uses ultrasound to break fat into small sections before removal.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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