Examples of prosthesis in a Sentence
She was fitted with a prosthesis to replace her missing leg.
Recent Examples of prosthesis from the Web
Never giving up Potts received his first prosthesis in March 2017.
The study found that mirrors are crucial for checking the alignment of a prosthesis and the health of a residual limb.
Another high-tech prosthesis, the Michelangelo Hand, features seven grip patterns and a controllable thumb.
As the fish-man, actor-mime Doug Jones manages astonishing expressiveness under his deep layers of scaly blue prostheses, essentially reprising (though without speech) his role of Abe Sapien in del Toro’s Hellboy films.
As fluid as her movement was, Taylor's prosthesis might not be noticeable at all if stage lights didn't occasionally glint off her titanium ankle.
Similarly, the Ancient Roman Capua leg—another early prosthesis from 300 B.C.—was cast in bronze.
On average, a very basic prosthesis can cost anywhere from $8,000 to $25,000.
Like when her bulky prosthesis didn't fit into skinny jeans.
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PROSTHESIS Defined for English Language Learners
medical Definition of prosthesis
- a dental prosthesis
- silicone breast and limb prostheses
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