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graft
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The Grapes of Wrath
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graft
Used in
The Grapes of Wrath
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  • Men who can graft the trees and make the seed fertile and big can find no way to let the hungry people eat their produce.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The men who graft the young trees, the little vines, are the cleverest of all, for theirs is a surgeon's job, as tender and delicate; and these men must have surgeons' hands and surgeons' hearts to slit the bark, to place the grafts, to bind the wounds and cover them from the air.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: graft and corruption
as in: skin graft
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