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la greffe


Definition: transplant, graft

Il a besoin d'une greffe de rein - He needs a kidney transplant

La greffe de ce noyer n'a pas bien marché - The graft on this walnut tree did not work very well

Related: le greffage - grafting; le greffe - Court Clerk's office; un greffé - transplant patient; greffer - to transplant, to graft

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