osteoplasty

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

Definition of osteoplasty

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

osteoplastic

play \ˌä-stē-ə-ˈpla-stik\ adjective

First Known Use of osteoplasty

circa 1860


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osteoplasty

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

Medical Definition of osteoplasty

plural

osteoplasties

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

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