What is transplant?

  • (verb): Be transplantable.
    Example: "These delicate plants do not transplant easily"
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "transplant":

  • (noun): (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient.
    Synonyms: graft
  • (noun): The act of uprooting and moving a plant to a new location.
    Example: "The transplant was successful"
    Synonyms: transplanting, transplantation
  • (verb): Lift and reset in another soil or situation.
    Example: "Transplant the young rice plants"
    Synonyms: transfer
  • (noun): An operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient).
    Example: "He had a kidney transplant"
    Synonyms: transplantation, organ transplant
  • (verb): Place athe organ of a donor into the body of a recipient.
    Synonyms: graft