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A combining form or suffix denoting the act or process of forming, development, growth; as, autoplasty, perineoplasty.

Origin: Gr. to mold, form.

(05 Feb 2009)

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A combining form or suffix meaning a surgical procedure for repair of a defect, molding the shape of, or restoration of form and/or function of a part.

Origin: G. Plastos, formed

(05 Mar 2000)

plastoquinone, plastoquinone-9, plastron, -plasty < Prev | Next > plat, platan, platanist, platanus

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