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transplantation

noun trans·plan·ta·tion \ ˌtran(t)s-ˌplan-ˈtā-shən \

medical Definition of transplantation

:an act, process, or instance of transplanting; especially :the removal of tissue from one part of the body or from one individual and its implantation or insertion in another especially by surgery
  • corneal transplantation
  • the transplantation of lung tissue

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