Trans·plant v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transplanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Transplanting.]
1. To remove, and plant in another place; as, to transplant trees.
2. To remove, and settle or establish for residence in another place; as, to transplant inhabitants.
Being transplanted out of his cold, barren diocese of St. David into a warmer climate. --Clarendon.
n : the act of uprooting and moving a plant to a new location;
"the transplant was successful"; "too frequent
transplanting is not good for plants" [syn: transplant,