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whip-and-tongue graft

[hwip-uh n-tuhng, wip-] /ˈʰwɪp ənˈtʌŋ, ˈwɪp-/
noun, Horticulture.
a graft prepared by cutting both the scion and the stock in a sloping direction and inserting a tongue in the scion into a slit in the stock.
Also called tongue graft.
Compare whip graft. Unabridged
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