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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 im·plant /ɪmˈplænt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 im·plant /ɪmˈplænt/ 及物動詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·plant v. t. [imp. & p. p. Implanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Implanting.]  To plant, or infix, for the purpose of growth; to fix deeply; to instill; to inculate; to introduce; as, to implant the seeds of virtue, or the principles of knowledge, in the minds of youth.
    Minds well implanted with solid . . . breeding.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a prosthesis placed permanently in tissue
      v 1: fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the
           back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in
           the gum" [syn: engraft, embed, imbed, plant]
      2: become attached to and embedded in the uterus; "The egg
         fertilized in vitro implanted in the uterus of the birth
         mother with no further complications"
      3: put firmly in the mind; "Plant a thought in the students'
         minds" [syn: plant]