Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To graft (a scion) onto or into another plant.
  • transitive verb To plant firmly; establish.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • etc. See ingraft, etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb See ingraft.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To insert, as a scion of one tree or plant into another, for the purpose of propagation; graft onto a plant
  • verb To fix firmly into place
  • adjective rare Engrafted.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb cause to grow together parts from different plants
  • verb fix or set securely or deeply

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From earlier ingraft, equivalent to en- (“in”) +‎ graft.

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