Xenography vs Xenographic - What's the difference?

xenography | xenographic |


As a noun xenography

is the process of surgically transplanting organs or tissue between different species.

As an adjective xenographic is

of or pertaining to xenography.

xenography

English

Noun

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  • The process of surgically transplanting organs or tissue between different species.
  • The ability to write in a language which the individual has not learned.
  • Quotations

    *2006 Strange Harvest: Organ Transplants, Denatured Bodies, and the Transformed Self by Lesley Alexandra Sharp (page 218) [http://books.google.co.uk/books?hl=en&q=%22but%20we've%20known%20about%20xenography%20for%20a%20long%20time%22] *:but we've known about xenography for a long time. There is now a special kind of pig that is being bred for its kidneys.

    xenographic

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Of or pertaining to xenography.
  • The preliminary conclusion was that the SARS virus crossed the xenographic barrier from palm civet to humans.