1. Verb.  (transitive) To fix firmly or set securely or deeply.
  2. Verb.  (transitive) To insert (something) surgically into the body.
  3. Verb.  (intransitive) Of an embryo, to become attached to and embedded in the womb.
  4. Noun.  Anything surgically implanted in the body, such as a tissue graft or prosthesis, particularly (w, breast implant) s.

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