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xenograft

[zen-uh-graft, -grahft, zee-nuh-]
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noun Surgery.
  1. a graft obtained from a member of one species and transplanted to a member of another species.
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Origin of xenograft

First recorded in 1960–65; xeno- + graft1
Also called heterograft.
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British Dictionary definitions for xenograft

xenograft

noun
  1. another word for heterograft
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xenograft in Medicine

xenograft

(zĕnə-grăft′, zēnə-)
n.
  1. heterograft

xenograft in Science

xenograft

[zĕnə-grăft′, zēnə-]
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