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allograft:see transplantation, medicaltransplantation, medical,
surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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Graft from a donor transplanted to a genetically dissimilar recipient of the same species. Also known as allogeneic graft.
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