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skin graft

noun, Surgery
1.
skin used for transplanting in skin grafting.
2.
an instance of skin grafting.
3.
the surgical site of a skin graft.
Origin of skin graft
1890-1895
1890-95
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Examples from the web for skin graft
  • If a large area is biopsied, a skin graft or flap of normal skin may be used to replace the skin that was removed.
British Dictionary definitions for skin graft

skin graft

noun
1.
a piece of skin removed from one part of the body and surgically grafted at the site of a severe burn or similar injury
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