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noun [C] (PLANT PART)    /ˈsʌk.ər/ US  // specialized
a new growth on an existing plant that develops under the ground from the root or the main stem , or from the stem below a graft (= part where a new plant has been joined on)New growth in plants
(Definition of sucker noun (PLANT PART) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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