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Definition of the verb disbud
What does disbud mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: disbudded, disbudding
- thin out buds to improve the quality of the remaining flowers
- destroy undeveloped horn buds (of cattle)
Alternative definition of the verb disbud
- [context: horticulture] To remove buds from a plant in order to promote growth and health in the remaining buds.
- [context: veterinary] To remove horn-buds from a young calf, lamb or goat kid, to prevent growth of horns.
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Disbud, disbud′, v.t. to ...
by C. Vines
Disbud, disbudded, disbudding . . 5 Disburden, disburdened, disburdening . 6 Discandy, discandied, discandying . . 7 Discard, discarded, discarding . . 2 Discern, discerned, discerning...
by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Disbud', to deprive of buds ...
The Classic First Edition by H. W. Fowler
The first is recommended ; disbud, discredit, discrown, disfigure, dismast, ...
Disbud. (1) To remove buds from a plant. (2) To remove or prevent the ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
Disbud all the wall trees, by pulling eff buds which come out in improper places. Espalier trees should be examined ...
Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences; on an Improved Plan: in which the Respective Sciences are Arranged Into Complete Systems, and the Arts Digested Into Distinct Treatises; Also the Detached Parts of Knowledge Alphabetically Arranged and Copiously Explained, According to the Best Authorities
Disbud all the wall trees, by pulling off buds which come out in improper places. Espalier trees should be examined to disbud them and train in the shoots. Grafted trees should have the clay taken off, if properly united. Nectarines and peaches ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
Disbud all the wall trees, by pulling offb which come out in improper places. trees ...
by Thomas Sheridan
To DISBUD, dis-būd. v. a. To take away the sprigs newly put forth. To DISBUR DEN, dis-bür'-din. v. a. To unload, to disencumber; to throw off a burden. To DISBUR DEN, dis-būr'-din.
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Scrabble value of D2I1S1B3U1D2
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine