disbud

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verb dis·bud \(ˌ)dis-ˈbəd\

Definition of disbud

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to thin out flower buds in order to improve the quality of bloom of

  3. 2 :  to dehorn (cattle) by destroying the undeveloped horn bud

1727

First Known Use of disbud

1727

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