verb (used with object)
to plant again.
to cover again with plants, sow with seeds, etc.: After the drought, we had to replant the south lawn.
to transfer (a plant) from one soil or container to another.
Surgery. to reattach, as a severed arm, finger, or toe, especially with the use of microsurgery to reconnect nerves and blood vessels.
Origin of replant
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Pro Mortibus will also interest itself in the preservation and replantation of the forests.
the reattachment of (severed limbs or parts) by surgery
to plant againshe replanted the bulbs that the dog had dug up
to reattach (a severed limb or part) by surgery
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Replanting of an organ or part and the reestablishment of circulation.reimplantation
To reattach an organ, limb, or other body part surgically to the original site.
An organ, limb, or body part that has been replanted.
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