xenotransplant

[ zen-uh-trans-plant, ‐plahnt, zee-nuh‐ ]
/ ˈzɛn əˌtræns plænt, ‐plɑnt, ˈzi nə‐ /

noun


Nearby words

  1. xenophobia,
  2. xenophobic,
  3. xenophon,
  4. xenophthalmia,
  5. xenopsylla,
  6. xenotransplantation,
  7. xenotropic virus,
  8. xeranthemum,
  9. xerarch,
  10. xerasia

Related formsxen·o·trans·plan·ta·tion, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for xenotransplant

xenotransplant

/ (ˈzɛnəʊˌtrænsˌplɑːnt) /

noun

surgery an operation in which an organ or tissue is transferred from one animal to another of a different species
Derived Formsxenotransplantation, noun

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