(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
Like many things associated with liver transplant, it is a bit of a balancing act, as her physician I want to do everything absolutely to keep her healthy and to try to make her growth normal and her labs as good as can possibly get them. But at the same time, the worse her labs are [and] the more stunted she is as far as her growth is, the higher her score.
I had to go through a rigorous chemo and radiation therapy and a stem cell transplant, i couldn't concentrate. I couldn't relax. I was really anxious and depressed. All I kept thinking was: 'Here I am, not even 30, being poisoned and fighting for my life.'.
We needed $15,000 and we put together a little bit more, just for the evaluation afterward, the double transplant would cost around $2 million. ... For now, I don't want to think about that.
As a plastic surgeon, I know that, no matter large or small, injuries to the face have a particularly symbolic aspect and are closely linked to our identity, facial disfigurement can have a detrimental effect on self-confidence and productivity, and therefore, this transplant offered immense hope and possibility in our patient.
There was no reason that we could identify as to why the Kasai surgery wouldn’t work, it’s always devastating to our entire team when we feel like everything has been done correctly, and still we’re faced with a failed Kasai and a 3-month-old infant who now is going to need a liver transplant before they’re a year of age.
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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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