[zen-uh-graft, -grahft, zee-nuh-]
- a graft obtained from a member of one species and transplanted to a member of another species.
Origin of xenograft
Also called heterograft.
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- another word for heterograft
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- A graft in which the donor and recipient are of different species. Compare allograft autograft.
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