crown graft


noun Horticulture.

a graft in which the scion is inserted at the crown of the stock.

Origin of crown graft

First recorded in 1720–30
Related formscrown grafting, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for crown graft

crown graft

noun

horticulture a type of graft in which the scion is inserted at the crown of the stock
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