Definition of tummy tuck in English:

tummy tuck

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noun

informal
  • A surgical operation to remove excess flesh from the abdomen, for cosmetic purposes.
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    • The reasons why someone may choose to have a tummy tuck include having excess skin, stretch marks or loose abdominal muscles.
    • If you want to lose weight from your tummy, an alternative may be a tummy tuck, where excess fat and skin is removed from the abdomen.
    • This procedure, like the tummy tuck, removes excess skin and tightens you whole face to reduce the signs of ageing.

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