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rhinoplasty

[ rahy-nuh-plas-tee ]
/ ˈraɪ nəˌplæs ti /
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noun, plural rhi·no·plas·ties.Surgery.

plastic surgery of the nose.

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Origin of rhinoplasty

First recorded in 1835–45; rhino- + -plasty
rhi·no·plas·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rhinoplasty

rhinoplasty
/ (ˈraɪnəʊˌplæstɪ) /

noun

plastic surgery of the nose
rhinoplastic, adjective
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Medical definitions for rhinoplasty

rhinoplasty
[ rīnō-plăs′tē, -nə- ]

n.

Plastic surgery of the nose.
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