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prosthesis

pros·the·sis

prosthesis

 
pronunciation:
pras thi sihs
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: prostheses
definition 1: the replacement of a defective or missing bodily limb or other part with an artificial substitute.
definition 2: the artificial part itself.
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derivations: prosthetic (adj.), prosthetically (adv.)