1. [ noun ] (embryology) the organic process whereby a fertilized egg becomes implanted in the lining of the uterus of placental mammals
Synonyms: nidation
Related terms: organic_process embryology
2. [ noun ] (medicine,surgery) a surgical procedure that places something in the human body

"the implantation of radioactive pellets in the prostate gland"

Related terms: operation implant
3. [ noun ] the act of planting or setting in the ground
Related terms: location implant
Similar spelling:   implementation