Insition In*si"tion (?; 277), n. [L. insitio, fr. inserere, insitum, to sow or plant in, to ingraft; pref. in- in + serere, satum, to sow.] The insertion of a scion in a stock; ingraftment. --Ray. [1913 Webster]

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  • Insition — (v. lat.), so v.w. Inoculation …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • insition — inˈsishən noun ( s) Etymology: Latin insition , insitio, from insitus (past participle) + ion , io ion 1. obsolete : the act of grafting or a graft 2. : a taking i …   Useful english dictionary

  • insition — in·si·tion …   English syllables

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