Definition of reconstructive adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌriːkənˈstrʌktɪv//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌriːkənˈstrʌktɪv//
[only before noun]
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(of medical treatment) that involves reconstructing part of a person’s body because it has been badly damaged or because the person wants to change its shape reconstructive surgery
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: reconstructive