Transplant meaning

trăns-plănt
To uproot and replant (a growing plant).
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To transfer from one place or residence to another; resettle or relocate.

Residents were transplanted to the suburbs during the massive reconstruction project.

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To be capable of being transplanted.

Plants that transplant well.

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Something that is transplanted, especially:
  • A plant that has been uprooted and replanted in another place.
  • (medicine) An organ, body part, or other tissue that has been transplanted, as from one person to another.
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A person who has resettled in a different place.
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To dig up (a growing plant) from one place and plant it in another.
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To remove (people, animals, etc.) from one place and resettle in another.
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(surgery) To transfer (tissue or an organ) from one individual or part of the body to another; graft.
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To do transplanting.
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To be capable of enduring transplantation.
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The act or an instance of transplanting.
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Something transplanted, as a bodily organ or seedling.
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To uproot and replant a growing plant.
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(medicine) To transfer tissue, a body structure, or an organ from one body to another body or from one part of a body to another part.
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Something that is transplanted, especially:
  • A plant that has been uprooted and replanted in another place.
  • (medicine) An organ, body part, or other tissue that has been transplanted, as from one person to another.
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A plant that has been uprooted and replanted.
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A surgical procedure in a human or animal in which a body tissue or organ is transferred from a donor to a recipient or from one part of the body to another. Heart, lung, liver, kidney, corneal, and bone-marrow transplants are performed to treat life-threatening illness. Donated tissue must be histocompatible with that of the recipient to prevent immunological rejection.
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To uproot (a growing plant), and plant it in another place.
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To remove (something) and establish its residence in another place; to resettle or relocate.
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(medicine) To transfer (tissue or an organ) from one body to another, or from one part of a body to another.
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An act of uprooting and moving (something).
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Anything that is transplanted.
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(medicine) An operation in which tissue or an organ is transplanted.
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(medicine) A transplanted organ or tissue.
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(US) Someone who is not native to their area of residence.
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Origin of transplant

  • Middle English transplaunten from Old French transplanter from Late Latin trānsplantāre Latin trāns trans- Latin plantāre to plant plat- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • trans- +"Ž plant (verb)

    From Wiktionary