[ zoh-uh-plas-tee ]
/ ˈzoʊ əˌplæs ti /
the transplantation of living tissue to the human body from an animal of another species.
Also called zoografting.
Related formszo·o·plas·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for zooplasty
/ (ˈzəʊəˌplæstɪ) /
the surgical transplantation to man of animal tissues
Derived Formszooplastic, adjective
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Medicine definitions for zooplasty
[ zō′ə-plăs′tē ]
Surgical transfer of tissue from an animal to a human.zoografting
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