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mammoplasty

[mam-uh-plas-tee] /ˈmæm əˌplæs ti/
noun, Surgery
1.
reconstruction or alteration in size or contour of the female breast.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; mamm(a)2 + -o- + -plasty
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mammaplasty

/ˈmæmæˌplæstɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
cosmetic surgery to alter the size or shape of the breast
Word Origin
C20: from New Latin, from Latin mamma breast + -plasty
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mammoplasty in Medicine

mammoplasty mam·mo·plas·ty (mām'ə-plās'tē)
n.
Variant of mammaplasty.

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