transplant verb definition in Operations topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Operations topic
transplant something (from somebody/something) (into somebody/something) to take an organ, skin, etc. from one person, animal, part of the body, etc. and put it into or onto another Surgeons have successfully transplanted a liver into a four-year-old boy. Patients often reject transplanted organs. Organs are transplanted from donors into patients who need them.