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lip·o·suc·tion

 (lĭp′ō-sŭk′shən, lī′pō-)
n.
A cosmetic surgical procedure in which excess fatty tissue is removed from a specific area of the body, such as the thighs or abdomen, by means of suction. Also called suction lipectomy.

liposuction

(ˈlɪpəʊˌsʌkʃən; ˈlaɪ-)
n
(Surgery) a cosmetic surgical operation in which subcutaneous fat is removed from the body by suction

lip•o•suc•tion

(ˈlɪp əˌsʌk ʃən, ˈlaɪ pə-)
n.
the surgical withdrawal of excess fat from local areas under the skin by means of a small incision and vacuum suctioning.
[1980–85]

liposuction

Surgical removal of subcutaneous fat from a part of the body by suction, usually for cosmetic reasons.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liposuction - lipectomy (especially for cosmetic purposes) in which excess fatty tissue is removed from under the skin by suction
lipectomy, selective lipectomy - plastic surgery involving the breakdown and removal of fatty tissue
Translations

liposuction

[ˈlɪpəʊˌsʌkʃən] Nliposucción f

liposuction

[ˈlɪpəʊsʌkʃən] nliposuccion f

liposuction

liposuction

[ˈlɪpəʊˌsʌkʃən] nliposuzione f

lip·o·suc·tion

n. liposucción, proceso de extraer grasa por medio de alta presión al vacío.

liposuction

n liposucción f
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