Definitions for palatopharyngoplasty

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  1. palatopharyngoplasty, PPP, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, UPPP(noun)

    surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without sleep apnea)

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