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Meaning of AUTOPLASTY

Pronunciation:  'otu`plastee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  surgical repair by using tissue from another part of the patient's own body
 

AUTOPLASTY is a 10 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Au"to*plas`ty\, n. [Auto- + -plasty.] (Surg.)
The process of artificially repairing lesions by taking a
piece of healthy tissue, as from a neighboring part, to
supply the deficiency caused by disease or wounds.

 

 

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