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Synonyms of graft

Noun


1. graft, transplant, animal tissue

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

2. bribery, graft, felony

usage: the practice of offering something (usually money) in order to gain an illicit advantage

3. graft, grafting, attachment, affixation

usage: the act of grafting something onto something else

Verb


1. graft, engraft, ingraft, join, conjoin

usage: cause to grow together parts from different plants; "graft the cherry tree branch onto the plum tree"

2. transplant, graft, insert, infix, enter, introduce

usage: place the organ of a donor into the body of a recipient

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