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Prosthesis

Pros´the`sis
n.1.(Surg.) The addition to the human body of some artificial part, to replace one that is wanting, as a log or an eye; - called also prothesis.
2.(Gram.) The prefixing of one or more letters to the beginning of a word, as in beloved.
Noun1.Prosthesisprosthesis - corrective consisting of a replacement for a part of the body
Pronunciation: (prahs-THEE-sis)

a man-made substitute for a missing body part such as an arm or a leg.

corrective, glass eye, implant, leg, obturator, peg, pegleg, prosthetic device, restorative, wooden leg
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