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English definition of “reconstructive”

reconstructive

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌriː.kənˈstrʌk.tɪv/ us  
describes medical treatment that involves changing the shape of part of a person's body, either because it has been badly damaged or to improve someone's appearance: After the accident, he underwent reconstructive surgery to rebuild his face.
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