Provine Pro*vine", v. i. [F. provingner, fr. provin a set, layer of a plant, OF. provain, from L. propago, -aginis, akin to propagare to propagate. See {Propagate}, {Prune}, v. t.] To lay a stock or branch of a vine in the ground for propagation. [Obs.] --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

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