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verb [transitive] implant pronunciation in British English /ɪmˈplɑːnt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleimplanting
past tenseimplanted
past participleimplanted

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  1. 1
    to put something into someones body in a medical operation
    implant something in something: The fertilized eggs are implanted in the mother’s womb.
  2. 2
    to put an idea or attitude into someones mind so that it influences their character or behaviour
    It is impossible for these moral values to be implanted in people by force.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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