Etymology
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implantation (n.)

1570s, "manner of being implanted," from French implantation, noun of action from implanter "to insert, engraft" (see implant (v.)). From c. 1600 as "act of implanting;" in embryology from 1902.

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Definitions of implantation

implantation (n.)
(embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals;
Synonyms: nidation
implantation (n.)
the act of planting or setting in the ground;
implantation (n.)
a surgical procedure that places something in the human body;
the implantation of radioactive pellets in the prostate gland
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