ALLOPLASTY

noun. 1. a manner of adaptive reaction which intends to change the climate or surrounding, as opposed to changing the self. 2. operative servicing of infected or wounded tissue via implantation making use of artificial or natural content from outside of the person's body.

ALLOPLASTY: "Alloplasty is the method commonly used to restructure the breasts after a women has undergone a mastectomy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALLOPLASTY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alloplasty/ (accessed July 3, 2020).
SHARE