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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An artificial body part, such as a leg, a heart, or a breast implant; Corrective consisting of a replacement for a part of the body.

Usage examples (39)
  • Wired News has an interesting article about the quest to create an artificial brain prosthesis.
  • It took a couple years, and the prosthesis was a huge help because you feel that you're no longer singled out.
  • Macht at "prosthesis" has given his thoughts, and the discussion at Philosophy, etc. is still going on.
  • For once my prosthesis was a blessing. for more
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