skin graft

noun Surgery.

skin used for transplanting in skin grafting.
an instance of skin grafting.
the surgical site of a skin graft.

Origin of skin graft

First recorded in 1890–95 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for skin graft

skin graft


a piece of skin removed from one part of the body and surgically grafted at the site of a severe burn or similar injury
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