Neoplasty
Neoplasty Ne"o*plas`ty (n[=e]"[-o]*pl[a^]s`t[y^]), n. [See {Neoplasia}.] (Physiol. & Med.) Restoration of a part by granulation, adhesive inflammation, or autoplasty. [1913 Webster]

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  • neoplasty — [nē′ō plas΄tē] n. 〚 NEO + PLASTY〛 the restoration or repair of a part of the body by plastic surgery * * * …   Universalium

  • neoplasty — [nē′ō plas΄tē] n. [ NEO + PLASTY] the restoration or repair of a part of the body by plastic surgery …   English World dictionary

  • neoplasty — /ˈnioʊplæsti/ (say neeohplastee) noun the repairing or restoration of a part by plastic surgery. {neo + plasty} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Neoplasia — Ne o*pla si*a (n[=e] [ o]*pl[=a] zh[i^]*[.a]), n. [NL., fr. Gr. ne os new + pla ssein to form, mold.] (Physiol. & Med.) Growth or development of new material; neoplasty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neoplastic — Ne o*plas tic (n[=e] [ o]*pl[a^]s t[i^]k), a. (Physiol. & Med.) Of or pertaining to neoplasty, or neoplasia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neoplastic — adjective of or related to a neoplasm, neoplasty or neoplasia …   Wiktionary

  • surgery — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. operative surgery, cryosurgery, surgical operation; see medicine 3 , operation 4 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. medical procedure, *the knife, excision, biopsy, bypass, mastectomy, transplant, angioplasty, neoplasty.… …   English dictionary for students

  • -plasty — a word element forming a noun termination meaning formation , occurring in the names of processes of plastic surgery, as autoplasty, cranioplasty, dermatoplasty, neoplasty, rhinoplasty, and occasionally in other words, as galvanoplasty. {Greek… …   Australian English dictionary

  • neoplasm —   n. abnormal new growth, especially of tumours.    ♦ neoplastic, a.    ♦ neoplasty, n. formation of part afresh by plastic surgery …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • -plasty — [plas′tē] [Gr plastia < plastos, formed < plassein, to form: see PLASTIC] combining form plastic surgery involving a (specified) part of the body, source of tissue, or purpose [rhinoplasty, autoplasty, neoplasty] …   English World dictionary

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