staphylorrhaphy(redirected from staphylorrhaphic)
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staph·y·lor·rha·phyalso staph·y·lor·a·phy (stăf′ə-lôr′ə-fē)
n. pl. staph·y·lor·rha·phies also staph·y·lor·a·phies
Repair of a cleft palate by plastic surgery.
(Surgery) repair of a cleft palate by means of staphyloplasty and suturing
[C19: from staphylo- (in the sense: uvula) + Greek raphē a sewing or suture]