palatoplasty

noun

pal·​a·​to·​plas·​ty ˈpal-ət-ə-ˌplas-tē How to pronounce palatoplasty (audio)
plural palatoplasties
: plastic surgery for repair of the palate (as in cleft palate)

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“Palatoplasty.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/palatoplasty. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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