liposuction

noun li·po·suc·tion \ ˈlī-pə-ˌsək-shən , ˈli- \

Definition of liposuction

:surgical removal of local fat deposits (as in the thighs) especially for cosmetic purposes

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First Known Use of liposuction

1983


LIPOSUCTION Defined for English Language Learners

liposuction

noun

Definition of liposuction for English Language Learners

  • medical : a kind of surgery that removes fat from a person's body


Medical Dictionary

liposuction

noun li·po·suc·tion \ -ˌsək-shən \

medical Definition of liposuction

:surgical removal of local fat deposits (as in the thighs) especially for cosmetic purposes by applying suction through a small tube inserted into the body called also suction lipectomy

liposuction

transitive verb


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