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