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zooplasty

[zoh-uh-plas-tee]
noun Surgery.
  1. the transplantation of living tissue to the human body from an animal of another species.
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Origin of zooplasty

Also called zoografting.
Related formszo·o·plas·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for zooplasty

zooplasty

noun
  1. the surgical transplantation to man of animal tissues
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Derived Formszooplastic, adjective
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zooplasty in Medicine

zooplasty

(zōə-plăs′tē)
n.
  1. Surgical transfer of tissue from an animal to a human.zoografting
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