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heterograft

[het-er-uh-graft, -grahft] /ˈhɛt ər əˌgræft, -ˌgrɑft/
noun, Surgery
1.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; hetero- + graft1
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heterograft

/ˈhɛtərəʊˌɡrɑːft/
noun
1.
a tissue graft obtained from a donor of a different species from the recipient
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heterograft in Medicine

heterograft het·er·o·graft (hět'ə-rō-grāft')
n.
A type of tissue graft in which the donor and recipient are of different species. Also called heterologous graft, heteroplastic graft, heterotransplant, xenograft.

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