Grafting
Graft Graft, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Grafted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Grafting}.] [F. greffer. See {Graft}, n.] 1. To insert (a graft) in a branch or stem of another tree; to propagate by insertion in another stock; also, to insert a graft upon. [Formerly written {graff}.] [1913 Webster]

2. (Surg.) To implant a portion of (living flesh or akin) in a lesion so as to form an organic union. [1913 Webster]

3. To join (one thing) to another as if by grafting, so as to bring about a close union. [1913 Webster]

And graft my love immortal on thy fame ! --Pope. [1913 Webster]

4. (Naut.) To cover, as a ring bolt, block strap, splicing, etc., with a weaving of small cord or rope-yarns. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Grafting — is a method of asexual plant propagation widely used in agriculture and horticulture where the tissues of one plant are encouraged to fuse with those of another. It is most commonly used for the propagation of trees and shrubs grown commercially …   Wikipedia

  • Grafting — Graft ing n. 1. (Hort.) The act, art, or process of inserting grafts. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) The act or method of weaving a cover for a ring, rope end, etc. [1913 Webster] 3. (Surg.) The transplanting of a portion of flesh or skin to a denuded …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grafting — grafting; mi·cro·grafting; zoo·grafting; …   English syllables

  • grafting — grafting. См. трансплантация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • grafting — n. implantation (Horticulture); transplantation græft /grɑːft n. portion of a plant inserted into the stem of another (Horticulture); portion of tissue which has been surgically transplanted from one place to another; act of grafting; illegal… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grafting — skiepijimas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Augalų dauginimo būdas – vieno augalo dalies (įskiepio) sujungimas su kitu augalu (poskiepiui), turinčiu šaknis. atitikmenys: angl. graft; grafting; inoculation vok. Impfung, f;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • grafting — skiepijimas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Vakcinų naudojimas infekcinių ligų profilaktikai. atitikmenys: angl. graft; grafting; inoculation vok. Impfung, f; Pfropfung, f rus. прививка, f …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • grafting — skiepijimas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Vieno augalo dalies perkėlimas į kitą, su kuriuo jis turi suaugti ir sudaryti vieną organizmą. atitikmenys: angl. grafting rus. прививка …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • grafting — noun the act of grafting something onto something else • Syn: ↑graft • Derivationally related forms: ↑graft, ↑graft (for: ↑graft) • Hypernyms: ↑attachment, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • grafting — /graf ting, grahf /, n. Surg. graft1 (def. 2). [1475 85; GRAFT1 + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

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