HyperDic: implantation

English > 3 senses of the word implantation:
NOUNprocessimplantation, nidation(embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals
actimplantationthe act of planting or setting in the ground
actimplantationa surgical procedure that places something in the human body
implantation > pronunciation
Soundsihmplaentey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > implantation: 3 senses > noun 1, process
Meaning(embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals.
Synonymnidation
CategoryembryologyThe branch of biology that studies the formation and early development of living organisms
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Verbsimplantfix or set securely or deeply
English > implantation: 3 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of planting or setting in the ground.
Broaderplacement, location, locating, position, positioning, emplacementThe act of putting something in a certain place
Spanishimplantación
Verbsimplantfix or set securely or deeply
English > implantation: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningA surgical procedure that places something in the human body.
Example"the implantation of radioactive pellets in the prostate gland"
Broaderoperation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical processA medical procedure involving an incision with instruments
Verbsimplantfix or set securely or deeply

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