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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of medicine or surgery that deals with the production and application of artificial body parts.
pros′the·tist (prŏs′thĭ-tĭst) n.
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(Surgery) (functioning as singular) the branch of surgery concerned with prosthesis
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n. (used with a sing. v.)
1. the branch of surgery or of dentistry that deals with the replacement of missing parts with artificial structures.
2. the fabrication and fitting of prosthetic devices, esp. artificial limbs.
pros′the•tist (-θə tɪst) n.
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the branch of surgery dealing with the replacement of missing limbs or organs with artificial substitutes. — prosthetic, adj.See also: Surgery
the branch of surgery dealing with the replacement of missing limbs or organs with artificial substitutes. — prosthetic, adj.See also: Medical Specialties
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n. prostética, rama de la cirugía que se dedica al reemplazo de partes del cuerpo.
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