Definition of graftage in US English:



  • The practice, process, or technique of grafting.

    • ‘On the horticultural level, he gives technical descriptions of graftage and cuttage and discusses the role of pollination of date palms and the caprification of fig.’
    • ‘Grafting was unknown to them, and even if it had been, months would have been required to effect the graftage of an oak limb and a scion.’
    • ‘It is probable that the disease was transferred to roses originally from one of the stone fruits, by graftage.’
    • ‘Many who set out to learn the art of graftage become so enthralled that it becomes an addiction.’
    • ‘There are varieties of planting methods in Taiwan cuttage and graftages are most popular.’