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implant

im·plant

implant

pronunciation:
ihm plaent
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: implanted, implanting, implants
definition: to plant or set firmly in something.
The gardener implanted stakes in the soil.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: something placed in the body by surgery.
similar words:
graft
derivations: implantation (n.), implanter (n.)
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