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Surgical repair or reconstruction of a body part using tissue taken from another part of the body.

au′to·plas′tic adj.
au′to·plas′ti·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.autoplastic - of or relating to or involved in autoplasty


a. autoplástico-a, rel. a la autoplastia.
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According to the initiator and supporter of the concept, these activities have their own autoplastic and autotelic purposes.
In these microclimates, writes Sloterdijk, "The autoplastic effect of practicing ensures that the witness consciousness ingrains itself ever more deeply in the contemplator's bodily memory.
Advocacy extends the role of counseling beyond the traditional autoplastic (one-on-one) interventions and into the realm of alloplastic interventions (changing the environment).