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cuttage

[ kuht-ij ]
/ ˈkʌt ɪdʒ /
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noun

the process of propagating plants from separate vegetative parts.

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Origin of cuttage

First recorded in 1895–1900; cut + -age
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Example sentences from the Web for cuttage

  • All soils used for in-door cuttage should be sifted or screened before using to bring them to a uniform texture.

    The Nursery Book|Liberty Hyde Bailey
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