Definitions for keratoplastyˈkɛr ə toʊˌplæs ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ker•a•to•plas•tyˈkɛr ə toʊˌplæs ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.

  1. plastic surgery performed upon the cornea, esp. a corneal transplantation.

    Category: Surgery

Origin of keratoplasty:

1855–60

ker`a•to•plas′tic(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. keratoplasty, corneal graft, corneal transplant(noun)

    a surgical procedure in which part or all of a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by healthy corneal tissue from a donor

Wiktionary

  1. keratoplasty(Noun)

    grafting or transplantation of the cornea

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