Stomatoplastic
Stomatoplastic Stom`a*to*plas"tic, a. [Gr. ?, ?, mouth + -plastic.] (Med.) Of or pertaining to the operation of forming a mouth where the aperture has been contracted, or in any way deformed. [1913 Webster]

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  • stomatoplasty — stomatoplastic, adj. /stoh mat euh plas tee, stoh meuh teuh /, n. plastic surgery of the mouth or the cervix. [1855 60; STOMATO + PLASTY] * * * …   Universalium

  • stomatoplasty — stomatoplastic, adj. /stoh mat euh plas tee, stoh meuh teuh /, n. plastic surgery of the mouth or the cervix. [1855 60; STOMATO + PLASTY] * * * stomˈatoplasty noun Plastic surgery of the mouth • • • Main Entry: ↑stoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • stomatoplasty — Old term for corrective operation of the mouth. [stomato + G. plastos, formed] * * * sto·ma·to·plas·ty (stoґmə to plas″te) [stomato + plasty] plastic repair of defects of or reconstruction of the mouth. stomatoplastic adj …   Medical dictionary

  • stomatoplasty — /ˈstoʊmətəplæsti/ (say stohmuhtuhplastee), /ˈstɒm / (say stom ) noun (plural stomatoplasties) plastic surgery of the mouth. –stomatoplastic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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