transplantation

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

transplantation (countable and uncountable, plural transplantations)

  1. The resettlement of a group of people.
  2. A surgical operation in which an organ is moved from a donor to a recipient; an organ transplant.
  3. The uprooting of a tree and planting it in a new location.
    • 1761, John Mordant, The Complete Steward
      There is no tree admits of transplantation so well as the Elm, for a tree of twenty years growth will admit of a remove.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From transplanter +‎ -ation

Noun[edit]

transplantation f (plural transplantations)

  1. transplantation (all senses)