-plasty meaning

/-plas-ti/
  combining form
  Signifying plastic surgery involving a bodily part, tissue or a specified process, as in rhinoplasty
  ORIGIN: Gr -plastia; cf -plast
  • plasty:    [Medicine] n pl pl ...
  • z-plasty:    [Medicine] n pl -t ...

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