Definition of skin graft noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


skin graft

BrE BrE//ˈskɪn ɡrɑːft//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskɪn ɡræft//
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a medical operation in which healthy skin is taken from one part of somebody’s body and placed over another part to replace skin that has been burned or damaged; a piece of skin that is moved in this way See related entries: Operations
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: skin graft