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English noun: plastic surgery

1. plastic surgery (act) surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue

Synonymsanaplasty, reconstructive surgery

Broader (hypernym)operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process

Narrower (hyponym)abdominoplasty, autoplasty, corneal graft, corneal transplant, cosmetic surgery, face lift, face lifting, facelift, keratoplasty, lift, lipectomy, mastopexy, neuroplasty, nip and tuck, otoplasty, phalloplasty, proctoplasty, rectoplasty, rhytidectomy, rhytidoplasty, selective lipectomy, tummy tuck

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