cheiloplasty

cheiloplasty

[kahy-luh-plas-tee]
noun, plural cheiloplasties. Surgery.
plastic surgery of the lip.


Origin:
1835–45; cheilo- + -plasty

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cheiloplasty chei·lo·plas·ty or chi·lo·plas·ty (kī'lə-plās'tē)
n.
Plastic surgery of the lips.

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