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explant

verb ex·plant \ (ˌ)ek-ˈsplant \

Definition of explant

transitive verb
:to remove (living tissue) especially to a medium for tissue culture

explantation

play \ˌek-ˌsplan-ˈtā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of explant

ex- + -plant (as in implant)


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explant

noun ex·plant \ ˈek-ˌsplant \

Definition of explant

:living tissue removed from an organism and placed in a medium for tissue culture

First Known Use of explant

1915


Medical Dictionary

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explant

transitive verb ex·plant \ (ˈ)ek-ˈsplant \

medical Definition of explant

:to remove (living tissue) especially to a medium for tissue culture

explantation

play \ˌek-ˌsplan-ˈtā-shən\ noun

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explant

noun ex·plant \ ˈek-ˌsplant \

medical Definition of explant

:living tissue removed from an organism and placed in a medium for tissue culture

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