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cion

[sahy-uh n]
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noun
  1. scion(def 2).
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Examples from the Web for cions

Historical Examples

  • In some cases, new wood is added in the form of cions of last year's twigs.

    The Apple-Tree

    L. H. Bailey

  • The trunk or branch is cut off; two cions are inserted in a cleft made with a knife.

    The Apple-Tree

    L. H. Bailey

  • Some place should be provided where he may obtain trees or cions.

    The Apple-Tree

    L. H. Bailey

  • The cions are all whittled before the grafter enters the tree.

    The Nursery Book

    Liberty Hyde Bailey

  • When the stock is sufficiently large, two cions can be inserted, as in fig. 13.

    Parsons on the Rose

    Samuel Browne Parsons