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

 trans·plant /ˌtræn(t)sˈplænt/

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

 trans·plant /træn(t)sˈplænt/ 及物動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: (surgery) tissue or organ transplanted from a donor to a
           recipient; in some cases the patient can be both donor
           and recipient [syn: graft]
      2: an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor)
         to another (the recipient); "he had a kidney transplant"
         [syn: transplantation, organ transplant]
      3: 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: transplanting,
      v 1: lift and reset in another soil or situation; "Transplant the
           young rice plants" [syn: transfer]
      2: be transplantable; "These delicate plants do not transplant
      3: place athe organ of a donor into the body of a recipient
         [syn: graft]
      4: transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient
         Greek story was transplanted into Modern America" [syn: transfer,