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Noun
A shoot or twig inserted into a slit on the trunk or stem of a living plant
“The two russet-colored ones are from the seed of Kieffer that grew from a graft in a tree in which were grafts of Winter Nells that fruited the same season.”
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Something that is implanted or transplanted, especially living tissue
“The bone graft is harvested from the patient's pelvic bone and inserted along with a spacer in between the vertebral bodies.”
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Bribery and other corrupt practices used to secure illicit advantages
“Widespread graft and influence peddling among government officials are hampering economic development.”
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Effort or hard work put into an endeavor
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“I would like to acknowledge those who have helped to put this volume together, either through hard graft or through moral support.”
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The characteristic of being devious or underhanded
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An illicit payment made to someone in return for facilitating a transaction or appointment
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An illegal or dishonest scheme
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A secret agreement for an illegal purpose
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Possessions stolen or gained
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To implant or insert something, especially something organic
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“Suppose we take another olive of a better kind and graft it into a vine.”
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To persevere or work very hard (for something)
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“Into the wind, the home side had to graft harder for scores.”
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To join or connect, especially by interweaving
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To accumulate personal wealth, especially in an illegal or morally objectionable manner
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Cheat
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