reimplantation

reimplantation

[ree-im-plan-tey-shuhn]
noun
the surgical restoration of a tooth, organ, limb, or other structure to its original site.

Origin:
1670–80; re- + implantation

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reimplantation re·im·plan·ta·tion (rē'ĭm-plān-tā'shən)
n.
See replantation.

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