(surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
transplant, transplantation, organ transplant(noun)
an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)
"he had a kidney transplant"; "the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent"; "a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago"
transplant, transplantation, transplanting(verb)
the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location
"the transplant did not flower until the second year"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for families"; "she returned to Alabama because she could not bear transplantation"
lift and reset in another soil or situation
"Transplant the young rice plants"
"These delicate plants do not transplant easily"
place the organ of a donor into the body of a recipient
transfer, transpose, transplant(verb)
transfer from one place or period to another
"The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
to remove, and plant in another place; as, to transplant trees
to remove, and settle or establish for residence in another place; as, to transplant inhabitants
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trans-plant′, v.t. to remove and plant in another place: to remove.—adj. Transplan′table.—ns. Transplantā′tion, act of transplanting, the removal of a living plant to another place, the removal of living tissue from one part of the body, or from one individual, to another; Transplan′ter, a machine for moving trees.
The numerical value of transplant in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of transplant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of transplant in a Sentence
We've learned from the transplant community.
The experience in Mexico for a transplant of that complexity is nil.
Without a lung transplant, [Gamboa] would have died— there’s no question.
The transplant community is always going to be focused on using as many organs as possible.
I’ll keep doing it after I get a transplant. I’ll keep doing it because it’s important for organ donations.
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- زرع, شتلArabic
- күсереп ултыртыуBashkir
- trasplantarCatalan, Valencian
- transplantere, omplante, transplantat, udplante, transplantationDanish
- verpflanzen, Transplantation, umsetzen, transplantieren, umpflanzenGerman
- siirtäminen, siirtoistuttaa, siirrännäinen, siirto, siirtää, elinsiirto, sirtää, siirreFinnish
- greffer, transplanter, greffe, déplacer, greffon, transplantationFrench
- transplante, transplantarGalician
- փոխպատվաստում, փոխպատվաստելArmenian
- trapianto, trapiantareItalian
- 移植する, 移植Japanese
- przeszczepiać, przeszczepPolish
- transplantar, transplantação, transplantePortuguese
- пересаживать, пересадка, пересадить, трансплантация, переселять, трансплантироватьRussian
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