[sahy-uh n]

noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cions

Historical Examples of cions

  • 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