- an aesthetic procedure
- cosmetic surgeryIntended to make the patient more beautiful:They were concerned that my teeth never showed, even when I smiled, but they said the cure was simple. They had what they called an aesthetic procedure. (Iacocca, 1984)See also procedure.
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