Uraniscoplasty
Uraniscoplasty U`ra*nis"co*plas`ty, n. [Gr. ? top of a tent, plate (fr. ? sky) + -plasty.] (Surg.) The process of forming an artificial palate. [1913 Webster]

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  • uraniscoplasty — SYN: palatoplasty. [uranisco + G. plasso, to form] …   Medical dictionary

  • Uranoplasty — U ra*no*plas ty, n. [See {Uraniscoplasty}.] (Surg.) The plastic operation for closing a fissure in the hard palate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • palatoplasty — Surgery of the palate to restore form and function. SYN: staphyloplasty, uraniscoplasty, uranoplasty, uvulopalatoplasty. [palato + G. plasso, to form] * * * pal·a·to·plas·ty pal ət ə .plas tē …   Medical dictionary

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