hernioplasty

hernioplasty

[hur-nee-uh-plas-tee]
noun, plural hernioplasties. Surgery.
an operation for the repair of a hernia.

Origin:
hernio- + -plasty

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hernioplasty her·ni·o·plas·ty (hûr'nē-ə-plās'tē)
n.
Surgical correction of a hernia.

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