implantation

Definitions

General Science

  • noun the process in which an embryo becomes attached to the lining of the womb in higher mammals or to the yolk in other vertebrates

Medical

  • noun the act of grafting or inserting tissue, a drug, inert material or a device into a person, or the introduction of one tissue into another surgically
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