liposuction

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

lipo- +‎ suction

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlai.po.ˌsʌk.ʃn̩/

Noun[edit]

liposuction (countable and uncountable, plural liposuctions)

  1. (medicine) A cosmetic surgery procedure in which excess fat is removed from a specific area by suction.

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Verb[edit]

liposuction (third-person singular simple present liposuctions, present participle liposuctioning, simple past and past participle liposuctioned)

  1. (medicine) To remove by liposuction.