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A transplant of an organ, tissue, or cells from a genetically distinct individual of the same species; an allograft.
with object To transplant (an organ, tissue, or cells) from a genetically distinct individual of the same species.
1960s; earliest use found in New England Journal of Medicine. From allo- + transplant, after allotransplantation<br>1960s. From allo- + transplant, after allotransplantation.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.