from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The surgical grafting of tissue obtained from one individual or species to another.
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- n. The grafting of tissue between different individuals of the same or different species
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A surgical operation, for the restoration of a lost part, in which the new skin or other tissue is taken from another individual.
- n. Abnormal formation of tissue; heteroplasia.
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