Definitions

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

  • n. Plastic surgery of the nose.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A type of plastic surgery that is used to improve the function (reconstructive surgery) or appearance (cosmetic surgery) of a person's nose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Plastic surgery of the nose to correct deformity or to replace lost tissue. Tissue may be transplanted from the patient's cheek, forehead, arm, etc., or even from another person.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plastic surgery of the nose.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. cosmetic surgery to improve the appearance of your nose

Etymologies

rhino- + -plasty (Wiktionary)

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