grafting definition

  • verb:
    • Present participle of graft.
  • noun:
    • The act, art, or means of inserting grafts.
    • The work or approach to weaving a cover for a ring, rope end, etc.
    • The transplanting of some of skin or skin to a denuded area; autoplastic.
    • A scarfing or endwise attachment of 1 timber to some other.
    • The work or approach to weaving a cover for a ring, rope end, etc.
    • The transplanting of a percentage of skin or epidermis to a denuded surface; autoplasty.
    • A scarfing or endwise attachment of just one timber to some other.
    • The act of placing a shoot or scion extracted from one tree in to the stem or some other part of another, such a way which they unite and produce fresh fruit regarding the kind belonging to the tree that the scion was taken.
    • In woodworking, the joining of two heaps or beams endwise; scarfing.
    • Joining; splicing; specifically, splicing a rope by unlaying and relaying the strands for the ends to be accompanied, or, in knitting, incorporating one-piece to some other.
    • In bee-culture, the substitution of eggs or larvæ in queen-cells for the original occupants.
    • The rehearse of using or making ‘graft’; the training of stealing cash or its equivalent, particularly in opportunities of trust, in manners perhaps not. easily detected or punishable.
    • the act of grafting anything onto something different

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