<botany> Portion of a stem, root, or leaf cut from the parent plant for the production of a new independent plant by inducing it to form shoots and roots under favorable environmental conditions (for example, stem cuttings, leaf cuttings, leaf-bud cuttings, and root cuttings).

(09 Oct 1997)

cutization, cutover, cuts, cut-through switching < Prev | Next > cutting edge, cutting forceps, cutting needle

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