Plicature

What is Plicature?

Plicature definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
the act or procedure of folding.
the state or quality of being folded; a fold.
Surgery. the folding in and suturing of tucks, so as to tighten weakened or stretched tissue. the folding of an organ, as a section of the intestine, and the attaching of it to another organ or tissue.

 

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