regraft

verb
re·​graft | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈgraft How to pronounce regraft (audio) \
regrafted; regrafting

Definition of regraft

transitive verb

: to graft (something) again or anew … Raymond was harvesting fruit from estate vineyards … which have been regrafted or replanted and transitioned into organic and biodynamic farming practices.— Virginie Boone

Other Words from regraft

regraft noun, plural regrafts
corneal regrafts

First Known Use of regraft

1591, in the meaning defined above

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“Regraft.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/regraft. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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