double-work

transitive verb

Definition of double-work

: to propagate (a plant) by grafting or budding a scion to an intermediate piece of one variety on a stock of another variety (as for overcoming incompatibility between scion and stock or for providing a superior trunk)

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“Double-work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double-work. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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