Putti-Platt operation Put·ti-Platt operation (pōō’tē-plāt’)
A surgical procedure to correct recurrent dislocation of a shoulder joint.
[poo-toh; Italian poot-taw] /ˈpu toʊ; Italian ˈput tɔ/ noun, plural putti [poo-tee; Italian poot-tee] /ˈpu ti; Italian ˈput ti/ (Show IPA). Fine Arts. 1. a representation of a cherubic infant, often shown winged. /ˈpʊtəʊ/ noun (pl) -ti (-tɪ) 1. a representation of a small boy, a cherub or cupid, esp in baroque painting or sculpture […]
adjective : Calm, cool, and collected. Never blew his stack. Never raised his voice. A real put-together guy (1970+)
- Put to good use
Employ to the best advantage, as in I’m sure this dictionary will be put to good use.
- Put to rights
see: set to rights ; also put right