from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A type of tissue graft in which the donor and recipient are of different species. Also called xenograft.
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- n. A tissue graft taken from a species different from that of the recipient.
- v. To perform a tissue graft using tissue taken from a species different from that of the recipient.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. tissue from an animal of one species used as a temporary graft (as in cases of severe burns) on an individual of another species
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