Translation of transplant in Spanish:
transitive verbAmerican English: /træn(t)sˈplænt/ British English: /transˈplɑːnt/ , /tranzˈplɑːnt/
- (in medicine, gardening)Example sentences
- The seedlings can be left in these pots until planted into the flowerbeds, or can be transplanted into hanging baskets or window boxes when large enough to handle.
- Mid winter is perfect for repotting your indoor plants since many plants need to be transplanted into larger containers every two to three years.
- Flowering bulbs can be transplanted, if done carefully, into decorative containers.
- Many different tissues can be transplanted such as whole organs like the heart, or cells as in bone marrow transplantation.
- Kidneys were the first organs to be successfully transplanted.
- Since there was no artificial liver or heart equivalent to the artificial kidney, if these transplanted organs did not function immediately, death was inevitable.
intransitive verbAmerican English: /træn(t)sˈplænt/ British English: /transˈplɑːnt/ , /tranzˈplɑːnt/
nounAmerican English: /ˈtræn(t)splænt/ British English: /ˈtransplɑːnt/ , /ˈtranzplɑːnt/
- 1 (operation) he's had a heart/kidney transplantle han hecho un trasplante de corazón/riñónhair transplantimplante (masculine) capilar or de cabello(before noun) transplant operationoperación (feminine) de trasplantetransplant patient(paciente que ha sido o va a ser sometido a un trasplante)Example sentences
- A leading clergyman who has bounced back after a transplant operation and surgery for cancer is facing a third major operation this week.
- He's had a heart transplant operation and it's proved successful.
- He underwent a transplant operation four-and-a-half years ago, but the kidney donated by his father was rejected.
- 2 (organ)Example sentences
- Another theory is that a woman's higher oestrogen levels make her organs more prone to rejection and at the same time make it more likely that her body will reject an organ transplant.
- The transplant rejects the body rather than the other way around, a very nasty situation called graft versus host disease.
- You may have to take medicine for the rest of your life to prevent your body from rejecting the transplant.
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