facelift

Definitions of facelift
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n plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised

Synonyms:
cosmetic surgery, face lift, face lifting, lift, nip and tuck, rhytidectomy, rhytidoplasty
Types:
nose job, rhinoplasty
cosmetic surgery to improve the appearance of your nose
Type of:
anaplasty, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery
surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue

n a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building) but usually does not involve major changes

“give your home a facelift
“more than a facelift, the new model marks a fundamental change of direction”
Synonyms:
face lift, face lifting
Type of:
overhaul, redevelopment, renovation
the act of improving by renewing and restoring

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