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n. pl. os·te·o·plas·ties
Surgical repair or alteration of bone.
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n, pl -ties
(Surgery) the branch of surgery concerned with bone repair or bone grafting
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os•te•o•plas•ty(ˈɒs ti əˌplæs ti)
n., pl. -ties.
plastic surgery on a bone to repair a defect or loss.
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the surgical practice of bone-grafting.See also: Bones, Surgery
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