Transplant : Definition

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Definitions of Transplant

Pronunciation : Trans*plant"
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [F. transplanter, L. transplantare; trans across, over + plantare to plant. See Plant.]
Definition : 1. To remove, and plant in another place; as, to transplant trees. Dryden.

2. To remove, and settle or establish for residence in another place; as, to transplant inhabitants. Being transplanted out of his cold, barren diocese of St. David into a warmer climate. Clarendon.

t. [imp. & p. p. Transplanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Transplanting.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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