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A shoot or twig inserted into a slit on the trunk or stem of a living plant, from which it receives sap
“Plant the roots so the graft or bud union is 2 inches below the ground level.”
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Bribery and other corrupt practices used to secure illicit advantages or gains in politics or business
“Widespread graft and influence peddling among government officials are hampering economic development.”
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A piece of living tissue that is transplanted surgically
“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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Hard work
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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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A secret agreement for an illegal purpose
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An instance of deceiving or tricking someone
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Possessions stolen or gained
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To implant a portion of (living flesh or akin) in a lesion so as to form an organic union
“Jessica underwent a second operation to graft nerve tissue from the back of her legs into her arm.”
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To insert (a graft) in a branch or stem of another tree
“Many of these are taken from other disciplines and used as a rough theoretical model onto which we graft our own ideas and practises.”
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To work hard
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“Into the wind, the home side had to graft harder for scores.”
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To insert a graft on (a trunk or stem)
“Pear trees are grafted on quince root-stocks.”
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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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