|1.||[ noun ] (medicine,surgery) 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:||rhytidectomy rhytidoplasty facelift cosmetic_surgery lift nip_and_tuck face_lifting|
"some actresses have more than one face lift"
|Related terms:||operation plastic_surgery nose_job face-lift|
|2.||[ noun ] a renovation that improves the outward appearance (as of a building)|