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