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Meaning of TRANSPLANT

Pronunciation:  [n]'trans`plant, [v]trans'plant, trans'plant

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of uprooting and moving a plant to a new location; "the transplant was successful"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for plants"
  2. [n]  an operation moving an organ from one person (the donor) to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant"
  3. [n]  (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
  4. [v]  transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
  5. [v]  in surgery
  6. [v]  lift and reset in another soil or situation; "Transplant the young rice plants"
  7. [v]  be transplantable; "These delicate plants do not transplant easily"
 

TRANSPLANT is a 10 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: graft, graft, organ transplant, transfer, transfer, transplantation, transplanting, transpose
 
 See Also: allograft, animal tissue, autograft, be, corneal graft, corneal transplant, displace, enter, force out, heterograft, homograft, infix, insert, introduce, move, movement, operation, shift, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, xenograft

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Trans*plant"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Transplanted};
p. pr. & vb. n. {Transplanting}.] [F. transplanter, L.
transplantare; trans across, over + plantare to plant. See
{Plant}.]
1. To remove, and plant in another place; as, to transplant
   trees. --Dryden.

2. To remove, and settle or establish for residence in
   another place; as, to transplant inhabitants.

         Being transplanted out of his cold, barren diocese
         of St. David into a warmer climate.   --Clarendon.

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you have an organ transplant, suggest that an aspect of yourself is worn out. You are seeking a fresh start and new beginning.
 

 

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