AskDefine | Define grafter

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Noun

  1. One who inserts scions on other stocks, or propagates fruit by ingrafting.
  2. An instrument by which grafting is facilitated.
  3. The original tree from which a scion has been taken for grafting upon another tree.
  4. Someone who works in market stalls.

Translations

one who inserts scions on other stocks, or propagates fruit by ingrafting
an instrument by which grafting is facilitated
the original tree from which a scion has been taken for grafting upon another tree
slang: Someone who works in market stalls

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

body snatcher, boodler, booster, chicken thief, con man, crook, crooked politician, den of thieves, embezzler, filcher, ganef, ghoul, grave robber, influence peddler, jackleg politician, jewel thief, land pirate, land shark, land-grabber, larcener, larcenist, lifter, peculator, petty thief, pilferer, poacher, prowler, purloiner, robber, scrounger, shoplifter, sneak thief, spoilsman, spoilsmonger, stealer, swindler, thief, white-collar thief
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