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graft
Used In
Dune
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as in: skin graft Define
to artificially join two things; or the smaller of the items joined; or the location of the joining
  • Full of well-trained feelings and abilities and all of them grafted onto me — all bearing for someone else to pick.

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  • Graft the cherry tree branch onto the plum tree.
  • Skin from the leg was grafted to the face of the burn victim.

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unspecified meaning
  • Hawat here estimates that graft and extra fighting men heretofore required in their operations have been costing them four times that amount.
  • He'll also serve notice that you're prepared to back up your orders against graft—by enforcement from the smugglers' end as well.

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as in: skin graft Define
to artificially join two things; or the smaller of the items joined; or the location of the joining
as in: graft and corruption Define
corruption in which one uses their position to gain personal advantage -- especially political corruption
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