from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The process of making a graft in horticulture.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The process and the operation of grafting, or the state or condition of being grafted: acomprehensive term comprising the act of grafting and all the questions of science, practice, and description that grow out of the operation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Hort.) The science of grafting, including the various methods of practice and details of operation.


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