• WordNet 3.6
    • n transplanter a gardener who moves plants to new locations
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Back in 1919, the Russian transplant pioneer Serge Voronoff made headlines by grafting monkey testicles onto human males.
    • n Transplanter One who transplants; also, a machine for transplanting trees.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In 1967, the first successful heart transplant was performed in Cape Town, South Africa
    • n transplanter A horse-power machine used in setting out tobacco or other field plants. It consists of a carriage supporting a small plow for opening the ground, rollers for pressing the soil against the plants, and a water-tank and pipes for watering each plant as soon as it is set out. It is operated by a driver and two boys, who ride behind and drop the plants in the furrow as the machine moves over the ground.
    • n transplanter One who transplants.
    • n transplanter In gardening, a hand-tool for lifting and transplanting small plants with a ball of earth about the roots. It consists essentially of two pointed trowels with long handles, hinged together like scissors.
    • n transplanter A machine for moving trees. A usual form consists of a high-framed truck fitted with gearing for hoisting up the tree between the wheels from a hole previously dug around the roots, and lowering it again into a new hole. Also called tree-remover. E. H. Knight.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The first human heart transplant happened on December 3, 1967. Unfortunately the patient only lived for eighteen days, succumbing in the end to pneumonia
    • Transplanter a machine for moving trees
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  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    “Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one where they sprung up.”
  • Beano Cook
    Beano Cook
    “You only have to bat a thousand two things; flying and heart transplants. Everything else you can go 4 for five.”


In literature:

Then they transplant them.
"The Children's Six Minutes" by Bruce S. Wright
It is not enough to insist that James I., in his plantations and transplantations, probably meant well to his Irish subjects.
"Handbook of Home Rule (1887)" by W. E. Gladstone et al.
In the little garden he had made, budding flowers, untimely transplanted, hung their heads.
"Children of the Mist" by Eden Phillpotts
It must be sown in beds and then be transplanted.
"The Foundations of Japan" by J.W. Robertson Scott
Because in transplanting the first, its roots were transplanted with it.
"Tragic Sense Of Life" by Miguel de Unamuno
MANNERS AND SOCIAL USAGES, by MRS. JOHN SHERWOOD, author of "A Transplanted Rose;" 16mo., cloth, $1.00.
"The Bay State Monthly, Vol. II, No. 6, March, 1885" by Various
She was like a flower transplanted from some dark corner into an open, sunny spot in a garden.
"The Redemption of David Corson" by Charles Frederic Goss
The commissioners appointed to conduct the transplanting had a busy time.
"An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800" by Mary Frances Cusack
They were transplanted by Augustus to the west side of the Rhine.
"A Dialogue Concerning Oratory, Or The Causes Of Corrupt Eloquence" by Cornelius Tacitus
Here is a race transplanted through the criminal foolishness of your fathers.
"The Negro Problem" by Booker T. Washington, et al.
This, it is hoped, by transplanting and care, will be much improved in size and flavour.
"The Voyage Of Governor Phillip To Botany Bay" by Arthur Phillip
My effort was to transplant this activity of the motormen into laboratory processes.
"Psychology and Industrial Efficiency" by Hugo Münsterberg
After the tea plants are transplanted, it is not necessary to protect them.
"The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom" by P. L. Simmonds
We are easily transplanted.
"The Last Harvest" by John Burroughs
You cannot transplant history.
"The War and Unity" by Various
They thrive in that particular soil, but will not often bear transplanting.
"History of English Humour, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by Alfred Guy Kingan L'Estrange
Transplant in rows fifteen inches apart, and ten inches asunder in the rows.
"The Field and Garden Vegetables of America" by Fearing Burr
Budding, Grafting, and Transplanting.
"A Treatise on Domestic Economy" by Catherine Esther Beecher
The transplanting of the thistles was hard work.
"An American Robinson Crusoe" by Samuel. B. Allison
Women standing in water nearly to their knees were engaged at transplanting rice stalks in paddies.
"Seven Legs Across the Seas" by Samuel Murray

In poetry:

TRANSPLANT the beauteous tree!
Gardener, it gives me pain;
A happier resting-place
Its trunk deserved.
"To My Friend - Ode I" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Transplant the beauteous tree!
Gardener, it gives me pain;
Tree, thank the gardener
Who moves thee hence!
"To My Friend - Ode I" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
He was a noble scion
Of the green Highland pine,
To a strange soil transplanted,
Far from his native clime
"First Love" by Nora Pembroke
Forgiveness, too, will flourish in the skies--
Justice, transplanted thither, yields fair fruit;
And if repentance, borne to heaven, dies,
'Tis that no tears are there to wet its root.
"Perennials" by Samuel Griswold Goodrich
Would you redeem it ? then yourself transplant
Awhile from hence. Perchance outlandish ground
Bears no more wit than ours ; but yet more scant
Are those diversions there, which here abound.
"To Sir Henry Goodyere" by John Donne
We look through the twilight for those we have lost;
The stream rolls between us, and yet they seem near;
Already outnumbered by those who have crossed,
Our band is transplanted, its home is not here!
"The Shadows" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

Harriet Boger was a double-lung transplant recipient.
A San Diego County man who received a cancerous kidney during a transplant goes to court next week against the doctor who performed the operation.
She needs a kidney transplant.
Fecal transplants can save lives.
Fecal transplant cures woman's bacterial infection.
Gut infection helped by fecal transplant.
Transplanting someone else's poo into your body is gaining medical acceptance.
Massachusetts transplant surgeon Pauline W Chen, MD, writes about how she learned to become more compassionate toward dying patients and shows physicians ways to enhance end-of-life care.
You only need to step into an NICU, a rehab hospital, or a bone marrow transplant unit to witness how far modern medicine has progressed.
Act of generosity for boy awaiting heart transplant.
Hardening off' prepares transplants for outdoor growing.
The last couple of years have been so warm that many, myself included, have been experimenting with setting transplants into the garden earlier than June 1.
It makes it easy for transplants to keep up on their former team, too.
It's Thursday morning and the day that Good Morning America's co-anchor prepares to undergo a bone marrow transplant.
Oncology / Bone Marrow Transplant Unit.

In science:

Thus we can transplant the isothermal gravitational equilibrium states into the full angular dependent schr¨odinger equation by agreeing to restrict the angular momentum states of that equation in a specific way to D type quantum gravity states.
A Sketch for a Quantum Theory of Gravitity
In spite of some natural deviations, we found that the ma jority of the structures present in gauge theory can be suitably transplanted to this infinite-dimensional setting.
Gauge Theory in Riem(M)
We will show that basic notions of differential geometry can be transplanted to the framework of generalized tensors and forms.
Geometry of generalized higher order fields. Applications to classical linear electrodynamics
If g is of non-definite signature, the standard notions of causal curves can be transplanted in complete analogy from Lorentzian geometry .
Geometry of generalized higher order fields. Applications to classical linear electrodynamics
Recalling the success of Regge phenomenology in describing the large-energy charge-exchange pion-nucleon scattering [22,23], it seems adequate to transplant these concepts to our pionquark system.
$N_c$-counting rules and the axial vector coupling constant of the constituent quark
Our basic construction is based on a version of Sunada’s Theorem [Su], which has been refined using the technique of transplantation ([Be], [Zel]) so as to be applicable to isoscattering.
Isoscattering on surfaces
It is unclear how the model parameters needed for the fitting could be generated naturally in the fireball model, although attempts to transplant this mechanism to the internal shock scheme has been made391 .
Gamma-Ray Bursts: Progress, Problems & Prospects
If A is a noetherian ring, we transplant notations and concepts for quasi-coherent sheaves on X = Spec(A) to modules on A in an obvious way, and the notations are self-explanatory.
Applications of duality theory to cousin complexes
As before, the notations used are the obvious transplants of the notations we have used for schemes and quasi-coherent sheaves, and are self-explanatory.
Applications of duality theory to cousin complexes
Suppose now we would like to transplant this formalism to a WKB approximation of the wave function in superspace.
Huygens-Fresnel Principle in Superspace
Caplan LR, Cell transplantation for stroke, Ann.
Wide therapeutic time window for nimesulide neuroprotection in a model of transient focal cerebral ischemia in the rat
Transplanting these trial functions to Ω near the point P one can show that κn,α is also optimal for (12).
Hardy inequalities for fractional integrals on general domains
The idea is to linearly transplant the eigenfunctions of the extremal domain and then average with respect to allowable rotations of that domain.
Sums of Laplace eigenvalues - rotationally symmetric maximizers in the plane
The idea is to construct trial functions on the domain T (D) by linearly transplanting eigenfunctions of D , and then to average with respect to the rotations of D .
Sums of Laplace eigenvalues - rotationally symmetric maximizers in the plane
The insight that permits us to prove Theorem 3.1 is that while the rotate of a higher eigenfunction need not equal itself, it must still be an eigenfunction with the same eigenvalue, and thus can still be used to generate trial functions by linear transplantation.
Sums of Laplace eigenvalues - rotationally symmetric maximizers in the plane