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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The use of skin grafts in plastic surgery to correct defects or replace skin destroyed by injury or disease.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plastic surgery of the skin, especially the use of skin grafts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Restoration of lost skin by grafting or sliding the integument from another part.

Etymologies

From dermato- + -plasty (Wiktionary)

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