- a. The act or an instance of implanting.b. The condition of being implanted.
- Embryology The process by which a fertilized egg implants in the uterine lining.
The definition of implantation is when the fertilized egg enters the endometriosis, or uterine lining, and burrows into it in order to begin cell division.
An example of implantation is when the body’s basal temperature rises or falls and some spotting or bleeding and cramping occurs.
From Middle French implantation.