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v. trans·plant·ed, trans·plant·ing, trans·plants
1. To uproot and replant (a growing plant).
2. To transfer from one place or residence to another; resettle or relocate: residents were transplanted to the suburbs during the massive reconstruction project.
3. Medicine To transfer (tissue, a body structure, or an organ) from one body to another body or from one part of a body to another part.
To be capable of being transplanted: plants that transplant well.
n. (trăns′plănt′)
a. The act or process of transplanting something.
b. Medicine An operation in which an organ, body part, or other tissue is transplanted: a corneal transplant.
2. Something that is transplanted, especially:
a. A plant that has been uprooted and replanted in another place.
b. Medicine An organ, body part, or other tissue that has been transplanted, as from one person to another.
3. A person who has resettled in a different place.

[Middle English transplaunten, from Old French transplanter, from Late Latin trānsplantāre : Latin trāns, trans- + Latin plantāre, to plant; see plat- in Indo-European roots.]

trans·plant′a·ble adj.
trans′plan·ta′tion n.
trans·plant′er n.
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The surgical method of transfering or grafting tissues or organs from one part of a patient’s body to another or to another patient.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transplantation - an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient)transplantation - an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant"; "the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent"; "a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago"
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
corneal graft, corneal transplant, keratoplasty - a surgical procedure in which part or all of a damaged or diseased cornea is replaced by healthy corneal tissue from a donor
xenotransplant, xenotransplantation - a surgical procedure in which tissue or whole organs are transfered from one species to another species
2.transplantation - the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another locationtransplantation - the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location; "the transplant did not flower until the second year"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for families"; "she returned to Alabama because she could not bear transplantation"
movement - the act of changing the location of something; "the movement of cargo onto the vessel"
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[ˌtrænsplɑːnˈteɪʃən] N (Bot, Med) → trasplante m
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[ˌtrænsplænˈteɪʃən] ntransplantation f
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n (Hort) → Umpflanzung f, → Verpflanzung f; (Med) → Transplantation f, → Verpflanzung f; transplantation medicineTransplantationsmedizin f
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n. transplantación, trasplantación, acto de hacer un trasplante;
autoplastic ______ autoplástica;
heteroplastic ______ heteroplástica;
heterotopic ______ heterotópica;
homotopic ______ homotópica.
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56 kidney transplantation surgeries and 6 human liver tissue transplantation surgeries and 10 bone marrow transplantation surgeries were performed in 6 months of the current year, said Health Ministry.
Al-Shereda is the first Kuwaiti and Gulf doctor to be a member of the British Board of Pediatric bone marrow Transplantation, and European Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT).
Immune reconstitution for 27 patients receiving NiCord was compared to retrospective cohorts of adolescent and young adults with hematologic malignancies receiving unmanipulated cord blood transplantation (unCBT, n=27) or unrelated bone marrow transplantation (BMT, n=20).
The collaboration supports NiCord, Gamida Cell's investigational cell therapy, which has the potential to serve as a universal bone marrow donor source for patients with hematologic malignancies, or blood cancers, and bone marrow failure disorders requiring bone marrow transplantation.
The second day, 18th of January, was a scientific forum to exchange experiences of the Centre of Excellence for Bone Marrow Transplantation in cooperation with the Air force Specialized Hospital, to increase the efficiency of the treatment of the Egyptian patient, which is the primary goal of Takeda.
The department said bone marrow transplantation was the only cure to thalassaemia but that was unaffordable for the local poor patients.
"We have 10 beds now for bone marrow transplantation which is in excess for Bahrain, but we want Bahrain to be the centre of excellence in bone marrow transplantation in the future in the Gulf and hence the investment."
Bone Marrow Transplantation is the only hope that these patients have for a cure.
LAHORE -- Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid has pledged all-out support for enhancing capacity of Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit at Children's Hospital.
Yasmin Rashid has said that the provincial government will take every possible step to enhance capacity of Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit at Children Hospital besides completion of Bone Marrow Transplantation Units at Bahawalpur and Multan on fast tracks.
LAHORE -- Punjab Minister for Health Dr Yasmin Rashid has assured that the Punjab government would take every possible step to enhance the capacity of Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit at Children's Hospital.

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