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graftage

[graf-tij, grahf-] /ˈgræf tɪdʒ, ˈgrɑf-/
noun
1.
the art or practice of inserting a part of one plant into another plant in such a way that the two will unite and continue their growth.
Origin of graftage
1890-1895
First recorded in 1890-95; graft1 + -age
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  • graftage may be divided into three general divisions, between which, however, there are no decisive lines of separation: 1.

    The Nursery Book Liberty Hyde Bailey

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