Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun implant

1 sense of implant

Sense 1
implant -- (a prosthesis placed permanently in tissue)
       => prosthesis, prosthetic device -- (corrective consisting of a replacement for a part of the body)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb implant

3 senses of implant

Sense 1
implant, engraft, embed, imbed, plant -- (fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum")
       => insert, infix, enter, introduce -- (put or introduce into something; "insert a picture into the text")

Sense 2
implant -- (become attached to and embedded in the uterus; "The egg fertilized in vitro implanted in the uterus of the birth mother with no further complications")
       => attach -- (become attached; "The spider's thread attached to the window sill")

Sense 3
plant, implant -- (put firmly in the mind; "Plant a thought in the students' minds")
       => communicate, pass on, pass, pass along, put across -- (transmit information ; "Please communicate this message to all employees"; "pass along the good news")

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