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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To fix or set securely or deeply.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To fix or set securely or deeply. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: Something artificial that is put into someone's body in a medical operation.

Usage examples (38)
  • Fear is implanted in us as a preservative from evil; but its duty, like that of other passions, is not to overbear reason, but to assist it. It should not be suffered to tyrannize.
  • Does she commun icate through some kind of brain implant?
  • Barry, you need a brain implant (or less funding by the Rpugs).
  • Brain implant being studied at Jefferson could predict and stop epilepsy seizures for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''implant" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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