redrape

transitive verb
re·​drape | \ (ˈ)rē-ˈdrāp How to pronounce redrape (audio) \
redraped; redraping

Medical Definition of redrape

1 : to pull (skin) tight during plastic surgery
2 : to drape again with surgical drapes

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“Redrape.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/redrape. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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