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1. allograft

noun. tissue or organ transplanted from a donor of the same species but different genetic makeup; recipient's immune system must be suppressed to prevent rejection of the graft.

Synonyms

  • transplant
  • homograft

Antonyms

  • disjoin

Etymology

  • allo- (English)
  • ἄλλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • graft (English)
  • graffe (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Example sentences of the word allograft


1. Noun, singular or mass
An allograft is using bone from another person as a replacement piece instead of metal or silicone.

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