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graft,

in surgery: see transplantation, medicaltransplantation, medical,
surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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graft

[graft]
(biology)
To unite to form a graft.
A piece of tissue transplanted from one individual to another or to a different place on the same individual.
An individual resulting from the grafting of parts.
(botany)
To unite a scion to an understock in such manner that the two grow together and continue development as a single plant without change in scion or stock.

graft

To join a scion, shoot, or bud to the stock of another similar plant.

graft

1. Horticulture
a. a piece of plant tissue (the scion), normally a stem, that is made to unite with an established plant (the stock), which supports and nourishes it
b. the plant resulting from the union of scion and stock
c. the point of union between the scion and the stock
2. Surgery a piece of tissue or an organ transplanted from a donor or from the patient's own body to an area of the body in need of the tissue
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Temuz, Characterization and monomer ratios of grafted cellulose with N-(4-nitrophenyl)acrylamide and methyl methacrylate by atom transfer radical polymerization, Cell.
The performance of grafted PSA fibers before and after dyeing (degree of grafting ~30%) Sample Stress (MPa) Elongation at moisture break (%) regain (%) Grafted 348 27.23 10.41 Cationic Dyeing 345 26.89 10.40 Disperse dyeing 346 26.48 10.37 Sample Self-extinguishing time form the flame (s) Grafted <0.5 Cationic Dyeing <0.5 Disperse dyeing <0.5
In addition to this, grafted plants tend to give more yield by increasing the economic harvest duration (Mohamed et al., 2012).
On 7th day, the strip grafted tissue showed proliferation of fibrous tissue with varying amount of collagen fiber and newly formed blood vessel in between.
Caption: Figure 2--Transverse section of the grafted area showing compatibility between the combinations of jabuticabeira Acu at 30 days after grafting.
Today, I lopped the ends off some major limbs of a 16-year-old chestnut seedling and grafted 'Liberty' apple on one large stub and 'Colossal' chestnut on the other.
The assessed plant variables comprised: a) the trunk section increment (mm) of the cultivar in the graft union region; b) the trunk section increment (mm) of the rootstock in the graft union region; c) the difference in diameter between the grafted cultivar and rootstock; d) "translocated" incompatibility; e) "located" incompatibility; and f) by assessing the vascular connection in the graft union region by immersing the bases of the plants (below the graft union region) in 0.08% succinic acid solution.
We've already seen that, when stitches are grafted top to bottom, there should be one more stitch on the back needle than on the front needle after both half loops (one at each end) have been added (K).
The seedlings stayed in nursery for six months and were grafted in the summer, in the middle of January, with 90cm of minimum height and around 8mm of diameter, 15cm above the potting mix surface.
The primary aim of the present work was to provide a detailed investigation on melt grafting of MAH onto POE with St as a comonomer, as well as the influence of several factors on the grafting degree, melt flow index (MFI), dynamic rheological behaviors, and thermal stability of MAH-St grafted POE.
Besides, the grafted saplings often exhibit low survival rates and are less adaptive to the seasonal planting characteristics, which made it difficult to achieve industrialized sapling breeding production.
In both groups the alveolar cleft sites were grafted and closed using the gingival advancement flap technique.