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noun [C]  /prɑsˈθi·sɪs/ (plural prostheses  /prɑsˈθiˌsiz/) us  
an artificial body part, such as an arm or leg
adjective [not gradable]  /prɑsˈθet̬·ɪk/ us  
prosthetic devices
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