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autotransplant

[aw-tuh-trans-plant, -plahnt] /ˌɔ təˈtrænsˌplænt, -ˌplɑnt/
noun, Surgery
1.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; auto-1 + transplant
Related forms
autotransplantation, noun
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autotransplantation in Medicine

autotransplantation au·to·trans·plan·ta·tion (ô'tō-trāns'plān-tā'shən)
n.
The transplantation of a tissue or an organ from one site onto another on or in the body of the same individual.

autotransplant au·to·trans·plant (ô'tō-trāns'plānt')
n.
See autograft.

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