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heteroplasty

het·er·o·plas·ty

heteroplasty

 
pronunciation:
he t ro plae sti
features:
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part of speech: noun
inflections: heteroplasties
definition: plastic surgery that uses grafts of tissue from another individual or species.
derivation: heteroplastic (adj.)
Word Parts
The word heteroplasty contains the following parts:
hetero Greek root that means different, other
synonyms:
ali, allo, all
antonyms:
homo, homeo, omal, iso-