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brachioplasty

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noun bra·chio·plas·ty \ ˈbrā-kē-ō-ˌpla-stē \

medical Definition of brachioplasty

plural brachioplasties
:plastic surgery that removes excess skin and fat from the undersurface of the upper arm chiefly for cosmetic purposes to reduce sagging called also arm lift

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