skin graft

noun

Definition of skin graft

  1. :  a piece of skin that is surgically removed from a donor area to replace skin in a defective or denuded area (such as one that has been burned); also :  the procedure by which such a piece of skin is removed and transferred to a new area

skin grafting

noun

First Known Use of skin graft

1871


Medical Dictionary

skin graft

noun

Medical Definition of skin graft

  1. :  a piece of skin that is surgically removed from a donor area to replace skin in a defective or denuded area (as one that has been burned); also :  the procedure by which such a piece of skin is removed and transferred to a new area


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