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abdominoplasty

[ ab-dom-uh-nuh-plas-tee ]
/ 忙b藞d蓲m 蓹 n蓹藢pl忙s ti /
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noun, plural ab路dom路i路no路plas路ties.
excision of abdominal fat and skin for cosmetic purposes.
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Origin of abdominoplasty

<Latin abd艒min- (see abdominal) + -o- + -plasty
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British Dictionary definitions for abdominoplasty

abdominoplasty
/ (忙b藞d蓲m瑟n蓹蕣藢pl忙st瑟) /

noun plural -ies
the surgical removal of excess skin and fat from the abdomen
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for abdominoplasty

abdominoplasty
[ 膬b-d艔m蓹-n艒-pl膬s鈥瞭膿 ]

n.
Plastic surgery of the abdomen in which excess fatty tissue and skin are removed, usually for cosmetic purposes.
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