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a descendant.
Also, cion. a shoot or twig, especially one cut for grafting or planting; a cutting.
a descendant, heir, or young member of a family
a shoot or twig of a plant used to form a graft

a detached shoot or twig of living plant, esp. used for grafting
Word Origin

Old French cion
Usage Note

A detached shoot or twig containing buds from a woody plant, used in grafting.


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