heterograft


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het·er·o·graft

 (hĕt′ə-rō-grăft′)
n.

heterograft

(ˈhɛtərəʊˌɡrɑːft)
n
(Biology) a tissue graft obtained from a donor of a different species from the recipient

xen•o•graft

(ˈzɛn əˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft, ˈzi nə-)

n.
a graft obtained from a member of one species and transplanted to a member of another species. Also called heterograft.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.heterograft - tissue from an animal of one species used as a temporary graft (as in cases of severe burns) on an individual of another species
graft, transplant - (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
Translations

het·er·o·graft

n. heteroinjerto, injerto de un donante de especie o tipo diferente al del receptor.
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