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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something transplanted, as a body organ or seedling. Also: To get money by dishonest means.

Usage examples (36)
  • The perception of truth must be a growth from within. It cannot be a graft.
  • graft the cherry tree branch onto the plum tree
  • It was part of his graft from the various merchants.
  • I'm so sorry about your foot-a skin graft sounds alarming. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The gardener "graphed" (to record data in a visual form) the growth of the tree "graft" (a part of a plant attached to another plant).
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