cheiloplasty

noun
chei·​lo·​plas·​ty | \ ˈkī-lō-ˌplas-tē How to pronounce cheiloplasty (audio) \
plural cheiloplasties

Medical Definition of cheiloplasty

: plastic surgery to repair lip defects

Other Words from cheiloplasty

cheiloplastic \ ˌkī-​lō-​ˈplas-​tik How to pronounce cheiloplastic (audio) \ adjective

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“Cheiloplasty.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cheiloplasty. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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