transplantation

noun
trans·​plan·​ta·​tion | \ ˌtran(t)s-ˌplan-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce transplantation (audio) \

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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“Transplantation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/transplantation. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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