slip, propagation by
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.
slip, propagation by:see cuttingcutting,
in horticulture, part of a plant stem, leaf, or root cut off and used for producing a new plant. It is a convenient and inexpensive method of propagation, not possible for all plants but used generally for grapes; chrysanthemums; verbenas (stem cuttings); blackberries
..... Click the link for more information. .