/ (ˌstæfɪˈlɒrəfɪ) /
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repair of a cleft palate by means of staphyloplasty and suturing
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Derived forms of staphylorrhaphystaphylorrhaphic (ˌstæfɪlɒˈræfɪk), adjective
Word Origin for staphylorrhaphy
C19: from staphylo- (in the sense: uvula) + Greek raphē a sewing or suture
Words nearby staphylorrhaphy
staph, staphylinid, staphylo-, staphylococcus, staphyloplasty, staphylorrhaphy, staple, staple gun, stapler, stapling, star
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