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autograft

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noun au·to·graft \ˈȯ-tō-ˌgraft\

Definition of autograft

  1. :  a tissue or organ that is transplanted from one part to another of the same body

autograft transitive verb


1881

First Known Use of autograft

1881


Medical Dictionary

autograft

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noun au·to·graft \ˈȯt-ō-ˌgraft\

Medical Definition of autograft

  1. :  a tissue or organ that is transplanted from one part to another part of the same body

autograft transitive verb



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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "autograft"


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