from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A usually 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.
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- n. A cosmetic surgery procedure in which excess fat is removed from a specific area by suction.
- v. To remove by liposuction.
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- n. lipectomy (especially for cosmetic purposes) in which excess fatty tissue is removed from under the skin by suction
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