osteoplasty

noun
os·te·o·plas·ty | \ˈä-stē-ə-ˌpla-stē \

Definition of osteoplasty 

: plastic surgery on bone especially : replacement of lost bone tissue or reconstruction of defective bony parts

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osteoplastic \ˌä-stē-ə-ˈpla-stik \ adjective

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circa 1860, in the meaning defined above

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osteoplasty

noun
os·teo·plas·ty | \ˈäs-tē-ə-ˌplas-tē \
plural osteoplasties

Medical Definition of osteoplasty 

: plastic surgery on bone especially : replacement of lost bone tissue or reconstruction of defective bony parts

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