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transplant

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transplanttrans‧plant1 /ˈtrænsplɑːnt $ -plænt/ ●○○ noun 🔊 🔊 1 MH[countable, uncountable] the operation of transplanting an organ, piece of skin etcimplant 🔊 heart transplant surgery 🔊 a bone marrow transplant2 MH[countable] the organ, piece of skin etc that is moved in a transplant operationimplant
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transplantBombeck began dialysis at her home in Paradise Valley, Arizona, while waiting for a transplant.The stakes with a child under the age of eight are high for a corneal transplant, Song explains.For 17 years, 52-year-old Anthony waited in vain for a kidney transplant.She developed progressive liver failure and required a liver transplant.a liver transplantKelly's only hope of survival was a heart and lung transplant.The treatment was first tested in patients who received transplants of bone marrow.a New York transplant to California
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transplanttrans‧plant2 /trænsˈplɑːnt $ -ˈplænt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 MHto move an organ, piece of skin etc from one person’s body and put it into another as a form of medical treatment2 HBPDLGto move a plant from one place and plant it in another place3 formalLEAVE YOUR HOME/COUNTRY to move something or someone from one place to anothertransplantation /ˌtrænsplɑːnˈteɪʃən $ -plæn-/ noun [uncountable]
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transplantThe creeping rhizome produces young plants which can be divided and transplanted.In addition to plant sales, Barron offered transplanting and landscape gardening.The second group represented wild birds transplanted from not far away.His kidney was transplanted in his daughter.The club looks like a little bit of Las Vegas transplanted in Texas.Critically ill patients such as Lucky normally receive transplanted livers from a parent.You need to transplant that cactus.His ideal was to transplant the classical Athenian model of direct democracy to the new world.And so James Sherald and his assistants scour the mountains to find any living trees to transplant to his garden.
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Verb table
transplant
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytransplant
he, she, ittransplants
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytransplanted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave transplanted
he, she, ithas transplanted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad transplanted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill transplant
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have transplanted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam transplanting
he, she, itis transplanting
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you, we, theyare transplanting
Past
I, he, she, itwas transplanting
you, we, theywere transplanting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been transplanting
he, she, ithas been transplanting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been transplanting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be transplanting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been transplanting
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