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rhinoplasty

Line breaks: rhino|plasty
Pronunciation: /ˈrʌɪnə(ʊ)ˌplasti
 
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Definition of rhinoplasty in English:

noun (plural rhinoplasties)

[mass noun] Medicine
Plastic surgery performed on the nose: rhinoplasty to straighten the nose [count noun]: the operation was more costly than a simple rhinoplasty
More example sentences
  • Other procedures available are otoplasty (ear correction), rhinoplasty, liposculpture, penile enhancement and face, neck and brow lifts to name but a few.
  • For Tailia Santo, the rhinoplasty that changed her nose wasn't her first surgery; she had already had breast implants.
  • Each procedure involved a teenager having rhinoplasty.

Derivatives

rhinoplastic

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adjective
Example sentences
  • Yes, indeed, Britney Spears has got a weird nose and absolutely no rhinoplastic procedure can correct a bizarrely large bone at the top of one's nose without making one's eyes appear even farther apart than they already do.

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