Definition of allotransplant in English:

allotransplant

noun

Medicine Biology
  • A transplant of an organ, tissue, or cells from a genetically distinct individual of the same species; an allograft.

verb

Medicine Biology
  • with object To transplant (an organ, tissue, or cells) from a genetically distinct individual of the same species.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in New England Journal of Medicine. From allo- + transplant, after allotransplantation<br>1960s. From allo- + transplant, after allotransplantation.

Pronunciation

allotransplant

/ˌaləʊˈtransplɑːnt//ˌaləʊˈtrɑːnsplɑːnt//ˌaləʊˈtransplant/