Graft

[Paine] Graft is a sculpture by Roxy Paine. It was installed on October 26–30 2008, in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden. It is part of a `Dendroids` series begun in 1998. Made of Stainless steel, it weighs 16,000 pounds. ...
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graft

[n] - (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient 2. [n] - the act of grafting something onto something else 3. [v] - cause to grow together parts from different plants
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Graft

healthy tissue that is used to replace diseased or defective tissue
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Graft

any free living tissue moved from one part of the body to another
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Graft

Graft: Healthy skin, bone, or other tissue taken from one part of the body to replace diseased or injured tissue removed from another part of the body. For example, skin grafts can be used to cover areas of skin that have been burned or surgically removed.
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Graft

Graft noun [ Middle English graff , French greffe , originally the same word as Old French grafe pencil, Latin graphium , Greek ..., ..., from ... to write; probably akin to English carve . So named from the resemblance of a scion or shoot to a pointed pencil. Confer ...
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Graft

Graft transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Grafted ; present participle & verbal noun Grafting .] [ French greffer . See Graft , noun ] 1. To insert (a graft) in a branch or stem of...
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Graft

Graft intransitive verb To insert scions from one tree, or kind of tree, etc., into another; to practice grafting.
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graft

To insert scions from one tree, or kind of tree, etc, into another; to practice grafting. ... A small shoot or scion of a tree inserted in another tree, the stock of which is to support and nourish it. The two unite and become one tree, but the graft determines the kind of fruit. ... A branch or portion of a tree growing from such a shoot. ... <...
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graft

transplant noun (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor and recipient
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graft

(graft) any tissue or organ for implantation or transplantation. to implant or transplant such tissues. This term is preferred over transplant in the case of skin grafts. See also implant.
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Graft

• (n.) To cover, as a ring bolt, block strap, splicing, etc., with a weaving of small cord or rope-yarns. • (n.) To implant a portion of (living flesh or akin) in a lesion so as to form an organic union. • (n.) To insert (a graft) in a branch or stem of another tree; to propagate by insertion in another stock; also, to insert a graft...
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graft

in horticulture, the act of placing a portion of one plant (bud or scion) into or on a stem, root, or branch of another (stock) in such a way that a ... [3 related articles]
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Graft

Graft is slang for work.
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graft

Type: Term Pronunciation: graft Definitions: 1. Any tissue or organ for transplantation. 2. To transplant such structures.
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Graft

A piece of tissue or alloplastic material placed in contact with tissue to repair a defect or supplement a deficiency.
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Graft

A piece of tissue or synthetic material placed in contact with tissue to repair a defect or supplement a deficiency.
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GRAFT

an organ or tissue that is transplanted
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graft

graft, in surgery: see transplantation, medical.
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Graft

Another type of access for haemodialysis that is used if the blood vessels cannot be used for a fistula. During surgery an artery and a vein are joined together by soft tubing.
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GRAFT

Surgical procedure to replace damaged structures (e.g.cornea) with donor tissue.
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Graft

An organ, tissue or artificial part used for transplantation to replace or repair a damaged part of the body.
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graft

Healthy skin, bone, or other tissue taken from one part of the body and used to replace diseased or injured tissue removed from another part of the body.
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Graft

[politics] Graft, a form of political corruption, is the unscrupulous use of a politician`s authority for personal gain. The term has its origins in the medical procedure where by tissue is removed from one location and attached to another for which it was not originally intended. Similarly, political graft occurs when funds intended for pu...
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Graft

[surgery] Grafting refers to a surgical procedure to move tissue from one site to another on the body, or from another person, without bringing its own blood supply with it. Instead, a new blood supply grows in after it is placed. A similar technique where tissue is transferred with the blood supply intact is called a flap. In some instance...
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