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English definition of “angioplasty”

angioplasty

noun [C or U]     /ˈæn.dʒi.əʊˌplæs.ti/ US  /-oʊ-/ specialized
a medical operation to remove something blocking an artery (= thick tube carrying blood from the heart ) in a person who has angina Surgery
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