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re·con·struc·tive

 (rē′kən-strŭk′tĭv)
adj.
1. Relating to or characterized by reconstruction.
2. Serving to rebuild, restore, or correct the appearance and function of defective, damaged, or misshaped body structures or parts: reconstructive surgery.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.reconstructive - helping to restore to good condition; "reconstructive surgery"; "rehabilitative exercises"
constructive - constructing or tending to construct or improve or promote development; "constructive criticism"; "a constructive attitude"; "a constructive philosophy"; "constructive permission"
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Translations

reconstructive

[ˌriːkənˈstrʌktɪv] ADJ [surgery, treatment] → reparador
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reconstructive

[ˌriːkənˈstrʌktɪv] adj [surgery] → reconstructif/ive
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reconstructive

adj (Med) → wiederherstellend; reconstructive surgeryWiederherstellungschirurgie f
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reconstructive

adj reconstructivo
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