the operation of taking a reef in the colon.
Reduction of the lumen of a dilated colon by making folds or tucks in its walls.
[colo- + Mod. L. plica, fold]
coliplication(kō″lĭ-plĭ-kā′shŭn) [″ + L. plica, fold]
Operation for correcting a dilated colon.