allotransplant

[al-oh-trans-plant, -plahnt]

noun


Origin of allotransplant

First recorded in 1965–70; allo- + transplant
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allotransplant in Medicine

allotransplant

[ăl′ō-trănsplănt′]

v.

To transfer an organ or tissue between genetically different individuals of the same species.

n.

An organ or tissue transferred between genetically different individuals of the same species.
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