autograft [aw-tuh-graft, -grahft] WORD ORIGIN noun Surgery. a tissue or organ that isinto a new position on the body of the individual from which it was removed.
Compare, , . Origin of autograft First recorded in 1915–20; + Also called , . Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 British Dictionary definitions for autograft autograft noun surgery a tissue graft obtained from one part of a patient’s body for use on another part Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 autograft in Medicine autograft [ô′tō-grăft′] n. A tissue or an organ grafted into a new position in or on the body of the same individual.autologous graft autotransplant The American Heritage® Stedman’s Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. autograft in Science autograft [ô′tō-grăft′] A graft transferred from one position to another in or on the body of an individual. Compare allograft xenograft. The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2011. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.