rootstock Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “rootstock” in the English Dictionary

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rootstocknoun [C]

uk   /ˈruːt.stɒk/  us   /-stɑːk/ specialized
a ​stem to which ​part of another ​plant is ​joined so that both ​parts can ​grow together and get an ​advantage from a good ​feature of the ​stem
(Definition of rootstock from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rootstock”
in Chinese (Simplified) 根状茎, 根砧木…
in Chinese (Traditional) 根狀莖, 根砧木…
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