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

3 senses of transplant

Sense 1
graft, transplant -- ((surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient)
       => animal tissue -- (the tissue in the bodies of animals)

Sense 2
transplant, transplantation, organ transplant -- (an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant"; "the long-term results of cardiac transplantation are now excellent"; "a child had a multiple organ transplant two months ago")
       => operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process -- (a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery")

Sense 3
transplant, transplantation, transplanting -- (the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location; "the transplant did not flower until the second year"; "too frequent transplanting is not good for families"; "she returned to Alabama because she could not bear transplantation")
       => movement -- (the act of changing the location of something; "the movement of cargo onto the vessel")

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

4 senses of transplant

Sense 1
transplant, transfer -- (lift and reset in another soil or situation; "Transplant the young rice plants")
       => displace -- (cause to move, usually with force or pressure; "the refugees were displaced by the war")

Sense 2
transplant -- (be transplantable; "These delicate plants do not transplant easily")
       => be -- (have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer")

Sense 3
transplant, graft -- (place the organ of a donor into the body of a recipient)
       => insert, infix, enter, introduce -- (put or introduce into something; "insert a picture into the text")

Sense 4
transfer, transpose, transplant -- (transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America")
       => shift -- (move from one setting or context to another; "shift the emphasis"; "shift one's attention")

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