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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A graft of tissue obtained from a donor of the same species as, but with a different genetic make-up from, the recipient, as a tissue transplant between two humans.

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  • noun surgery A surgical transplant of tissue between genetically different individuals of the same species; a homograft or homotransplant

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  • noun tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup; recipient's immune system must be suppressed to prevent rejection of the graft

Etymologies

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allo- +‎ graft

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