grafting grafting  /ˈɡræf tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of grafting something onto something else

Usage(s):

  • The skin-grafting operation was a bloody business.

News

  1. Neuroscientist: First-Ever Human Head Transplant Is Now Possible

    dryriver writes "Technical barriers to grafting one person's head onto another person's body can now be overcome, says Dr. Sergio Canavero, a member of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group. In a recent paper, Canavero outlines a procedure modeled on successful head transplants which have been carried out in animals since 1970. The one problem with these transplants was that scientists were ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Slashdot

  2. Fat grafting techniques for breast reconstruction are commonly used by US plastic surgeons

    ( Wolters Kluwer Health ) Seventy percent of US plastic surgeons have used fat grafting techniques for breast operations, but they are more likely to use it for breast reconstruction rather than cosmetic breast surgery, reports a survey study in the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

  3. Fat Grafting Techniques for Breast Reconstruction Are Commonly Used by U.S. Plastic Surgeons

    Seventy percent of U.S. plastic surgeons have used fat grafting techniques for breast operations, but they are more likely to use it for breast reconstruction rather than cosmetic breast surgery, reports a survey study in the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery(r), the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Newswise

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Quotes

  1. "He's been grafting away and working hard," said Coppell. "He scored a wonder goal for Ireland, and his overall contribution was very good. I just got a feeling that he will score goals - you can sense it in games. You just have to be patient...
    on Oct 7, 2007 By: Steve Coppell Source: Sportinglife.com

  2. "I do [feel like I'm winning the crowd over], just doing what I normally do, but I haven't set any goals up yet and I'd like to make a few more chances for Greenie [Chris Greenacre]," Ifill said. "The grafting work he has been doing has...
    on Sep 9, 2009 By: Paul Ifill Source: Stuff.co.nz

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