autoplasty

noun
au·​to·​plas·​ty | \ ˈȯt-ə-ˌplas-tē How to pronounce autoplasty (audio) \
plural autoplasties

Medical Definition of autoplasty

: the repairing of lesions with tissue from the same body

Learn More About autoplasty

Dictionary Entries Near autoplasty

autoplastic

autoplasty

autopolyploid

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Autoplasty.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/autoplasty. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!