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whip-and-tongue graft

[ hwip-uhn-tuhng, wip- ]
/ ˈʰwɪp ənˈtʌŋ, ˈwɪp- /
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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.
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Also called tongue graft.
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