injerto
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injerto(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (agriculture)
a. grafting (act)
Mediante el injerto, se consigue que las vides sean resistentes a la filoxera.By means of grafting, we manage to make vines resilient to phylloxera.
b. graft (plant or cutting)
Esa tomatera es un injerto de dos variedades italianas.That tomato plant is a graft of two Italian varieties.
c. scion (cutting)
Una vez que tengas el injerto colocado en su sitio, átalo al tronco con la rafia.Once you have the scion positioned, tie it to the trunk using the raffia.
2. (medicine)
a. graft
Debido a las quemaduras que sufrió, tuvieron que hacerle un injerto de piel en la mejilla derecha.Due to the burns he suffered, he had to undergo a skin craft on his right cheek.
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injerto
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. graft
injerto de pielskin graft
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injerto
1 (acción) grafting
2 (Agr) (Med) graft
injerto de piel skin graft; injerto de médula ósea bone marrow transplant; injerto de genes gene implant
Estos experimentos de corrección de enfermedades hereditarias prueban que es posible remediar algunas de ellas mediante injerto de genes
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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