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im·plan·ta·tion

 (ĭm′plăn-tā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or an instance of implanting.
b. The condition of being implanted.
2. Embryology The process by which a fertilized egg implants in the uterine lining.

implantation

(ˌɪmplɑːnˈteɪʃən)
n
1. the act of implanting or the state of being implanted
2. (Biology) Also: nidation the attachment of the blastocyst of a mammalian embryo to the wall of the uterus of the mother

im•plan•ta•tion

(ˌɪm plænˈteɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of implanting.
2. the state of being implanted.
3. the attachment of the early embryo to the lining of the uterus.
[1570–80]

implantation

The process by which a blastocyst attaches itself to the lining of the uterus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.implantation - (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammalsimplantation - (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals
embryology - the branch of biology that studies the formation and early development of living organisms
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
2.implantation - the act of planting or setting in the ground
locating, positioning, emplacement, location, placement, position - the act of putting something in a certain place
3.implantation - a surgical procedure that places something in the human body; "the implantation of radioactive pellets in the prostate gland"
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"
Translations
زَرْع، غَرْس
implantace
implantation
beültetés
ígræîsla
implantácia

implantation

[ˌɪmplɑːnˈteɪʃən] n [embryo, egg] → implantation f

implantation

n
(fig)Einimpfung f(in sb jdm)
(Med) → Implantation f, → Einpflanzung f; (in womb) → Einnisten nt

implantation

[ˌɪmplɑːnˈteɪʃn] n (Med) → innesto

implant

(imˈplaːnt) verb
1. to put (ideas etc) into a person's mind.
2. to put (eg human tissue, a device etc) permanently into a part of the body.
implanˈtation noun

im·plan·ta·tion

n. implantación.
1. fijación de una parte o tejido en un área del cuerpo;
2. implantación de un óvulo fertilizado en la capa uterina.

implantation

n implantación f
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CT is used in the preoperative assessment of possible cochlear implantation because it can detect sclerosis, irregularity, or obliteration of the cochlea, vestibule, and semicircular canals.
The uterus, by alteration of the endometrium (the lining of the uterine cavity), which either prevents implantation or renders the embryo, after implantation, unable to maintain itself (abortion).
Since "the outcome of pediatric cochlear implantation is characterized by its variability," however, the investigators acknowledged that "other factors, yet to be identified, might also have an important bearing on outcome.

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