inarch

[ in-ahrch ]
/ ɪnˈɑrtʃ /
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verb (used with object) Horticulture.

to graft by uniting a growing branch to a stock without separating the branch from its parent stock.

Nearby words

  1. inapproachable,
  2. inappropriate,
  3. inapt,
  4. inaptitude,
  5. inaptly,
  6. inarguable,
  7. inari,
  8. inarticulate,
  9. inartificial,
  10. inartistic

Origin of inarch

First recorded in 1620–30; in-2 + arch1

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British Dictionary definitions for inarch

inarch

/ (ɪnˈɑːtʃ) /

verb

(tr) to graft (a plant) by uniting stock and scion while both are still growing independently
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