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prosthetic

 [pros-thet´ik]
1. serving as a substitute.
2. pertaining to a prosthesis or to prosthetics.

pros·thet·ic

(pros-thet'ik),
1. Relating to a prosthesis or an artificial part.
2.

prosthetic

(prŏs-thĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Serving as or relating to a prosthesis.
2. Of or relating to prosthetics.

pros·thet′i·cal·ly adv.

pros·thet·ic

(pros-thet'ik)
1. Relating to a prosthesis or to an artificial part.

prosthesis

; prosthetic manufactured substitute for absent/dysfunctional body part, e.g. artificial limb; dummy toe

prosthetic

serving as a substitute; pertaining to prostheses or to prosthetics.

prosthetic implants
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Hovering on a wire stand, Jack Straw (2005), with its flat, yellowish undulations covered in numerous flesh-colored protuberances, immediately suggests nipples, tumors, or prosthetic implants.
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Mark had to have it removed and prosthetic implants inserted.