marcottage

noun

mar·​cot·​tage
ˈmärˌkätij
¦märkə¦täzh
plural -s
: air layering in which the rooting medium is bound to the plant rather than enclosed in a pot or other container
broadly : air layering

Word History

Etymology

French, from marcotter + -age

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“Marcottage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marcottage. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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