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Barnard, Christiaan

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishBarnard, ChristiaanChristiaan BarnardBar‧nard, Chris‧ti‧aan /ˈbɑːnɑːd $ ˈbɑːrnɑːrd, ˈkrɪstiən/  (1922–2001) a South African doctor who in 1967 performed the first ever heart transplant (=an operation to take a heart from someone who has just died and put it into a living person)
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