Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


gnathoplasty gnath·o·plas·ty (nāth’ə-plās’tē)
Reparative surgery of the jaw.


Read Also:

  • Gnathostoma

    Gnathostoma Gna·thos·to·ma (nā-thŏs’tə-mə) n. A genus of nematode worms with multiple-host aquatic life cycles.

  • Gnathostome

    /ˈneɪθəʊˌstəʊm/ noun 1. any vertebrate of the superclass Gnathostomata, having a mouth with jaws, including all vertebrates except the agnathans

  • Gnathostomiasis

    gnathostomiasis gna·thos·to·mi·a·sis (nā-thŏs’tə-mī’ə-sĭs, nāth’ō-stō-) n. A migrating edema or creeping eruption caused by subcutaneous infection with larvae of Gnathostoma spinigerum, usually contracted by eating undercooked fish.

  • Gnats

    [nat] /næt/ noun 1. any of certain small flies, especially the biting gnats or punkies of the family Ceratopogonidae, the midges of the family Chironomidae, and the black flies of the family Simuliidae. 2. British. . Idioms 3. strain at a gnat and swallow a camel, to fuss about trifles while ignoring more serious matters. […]

Disclaimer: Gnathoplasty definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.