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Related to heteroplasty: Heteroplasmy


n. pl. het·er·o·plas·ties
The surgical grafting of tissue obtained from one individual or species to another.

het′er·o·plas′tic adj.
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n, pl -ties
(Surgery) the surgical transplantation of tissue obtained from another person or animal
ˌheteroˈplastic adj
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