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Synonyms for transplant

Noun

1. graft, transplant, animal tissue
usage: (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
2. transplant, transplantation, organ transplant, operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process
usage: an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant"
3. transplant, transplanting, transplantation, movement
usage: the act of uprooting and moving a plant to a new location; "the transplant was successful"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for plants"

Verb

1. transplant, transfer, displace, force out
usage: lift and reset in another soil or situation; "Transplant the young rice plants"
2. transplant, be
usage: be transplantable; "These delicate plants do not transplant easily"
3. transplant, graft, insert, infix, enter, introduce
usage: place athe organ of a donor into the body of a recipient
4. transfer, transpose, transplant, shift
usage: transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
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