Definition of Transplantable in English :

Define Transplantable in English

Transplantable meaning in English

Meaning of Transplantable in English

Pronunciation of Transplantable in English

Transplantable pronunciation in English

Pronounce Transplantable in English


see synonyms of transplantable


1. transplantable

capable of being transplanted

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of transplantable
verb (trænsˈplɑːnt )
1. (transitive)
to remove or transfer (esp a plant) from one place to another
2. (intransitive)
to be capable of being transplanted
3. surgery
to transfer (an organ or tissue) from one part of the body to another or from one person or animal to another during a grafting or transplant operation
noun (ˈtrænsˌplɑːnt )
4. surgery
the procedure involved in such a transfer
the organ or tissue transplanted

Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


see synonyms of transplantable
verb transitive
to dig up (a growing plant) from one place and plant it in another
to remove (people, animals, etc.) from one place and resettle in another
3.  Surgery
to transfer (tissue or an organ) from one individual or part of the body to another; graft
verb intransitive
to do transplanting
to be capable of enduring transplantation
the act or an instance of transplanting
something transplanted, as a body organ or seedling

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of transplantable
v. trans·plant·ed, trans·plant·ing, trans·plants
1. To uproot and replant (a growing plant).
2. To transfer from one place or residence to another; resettle or relocate: residents were transplanted to the suburbs during the massive reconstruction project.
3. Medicine To transfer (tissue, a body structure, or an organ) from one body to another body or from one part of a body to another part.
To be capable of being transplanted: plants that transplant well.
n. (trănsplănt)
a. The act or process of transplanting something.
b. Medicine An operation in which an organ, body part, or other tissue is transplanted: a corneal transplant.
2. Something that is transplanted, especially:
a. A plant that has been uprooted and replanted in another place.
b. Medicine An organ, body part, or other tissue that has been transplanted, as from one person to another.
3. A person who has resettled in a different place.

The American Heritage ® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition copyright ©2018 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.