Meaning of plication
Pronunciation: (plī-kā'shun, pli-), [key]
- the act or procedure of folding.
- the state or quality of being folded; a fold.
- the folding in and suturing of tucks, so as to tighten weakened or stretched tissue.
- the folding of an organ, as a section of the intestine, and the attaching of it to another organ or tissue.
- plication (Thesaurus)