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  Words related to transplant

Related / Similar Words: transplanting, transplantation, organ transplant, graft, transfer, transpose

 

Definition:
  • the act of uprooting and moving a plant to a new location; "the transplant was successful"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for plants";
  • an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant";
  • (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient;
  • transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America";
  • place athe organ of a donor into the body of a recipient;
  • lift and reset in another soil or situation; "Transplant the young rice plants";
  • be transplantable; "These delicate plants do not transplant easily";

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    Hyponyms: keratoplasty, corneal graft, corneal transplant, xenotransplant, xenotransplantation, autograft, autoplasty, homograft, allograft, heterograft, xenograft

     

    Grouped Verbs: transfer

     

    Entailments: move

     

    Derivational Morphology: transfer, graft, grafting, transplantation, organ transplant, transferer, transferrer, transplanting, transplanter

     

     
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