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xenograft

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noun xe·no·graft \ˈze-nə-ˌgraft, ˈzē-\

Definition of xenograft

  1. :  a graft of tissue taken from a donor of one species and grafted into a recipient of another species —called also heterograft — compare homograft



1961

First Known Use of xenograft

1961


Medical Dictionary

xenograft

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noun xe·no·graft \ˈzen-ə-ˌgraft, ˈzēn-\

Medical Definition of xenograft

  1. :  a graft of tissue taken from a donor of one species and grafted into a recipient of another species—called also heterograft, heterotransplant, xenotransplant; compare homograft

xenograft transitive verb



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