outplant

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Blend of out +‎ implant ‎(breast implant), surface form out- +‎ plant, because on the outside of a breast. Etymologically correct antonym; implant is in- + plant.

Noun[edit]

outplant ‎(plural outplants)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) A gel-like prosthesis placed inside the cup of a bra (outside the breast) to enhance apparent breast size
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Etymology 2[edit]

out- +‎ plant

Verb[edit]

outplant ‎(third-person singular simple present outplants, present participle outplanting, simple past and past participle outplanted)

  1. (transitive) To surpass in planting.
    • 1982, James F. Eder, Who Shall Succeed?
      His father bragged that his son could outplant any laborer available for hire in the village.

References[edit]

  • OED 2004