hair transplant


the surgical transfer of clumps of skin with hair or of viable hair follicles from one site of the body to another, usually performed to correct baldness.

Nearby words

  1. hair space,
  2. hair spray,
  3. hair stroke,
  4. hair style,
  5. hair stylist,
  6. hair trigger,
  7. hair's breadth,
  8. hair's-breadth,
  9. hair-raiser,
  10. hair-raising

Compare hair implant.

Origin of hair transplant

First recorded in 1970–75 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019