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穂木
Readings
ほぎ
hogi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
twig used in grafting, budwood

Kanji
ON: スイKUN:
ear, ear (grain), head, crest (wave)

ON: ボク, モクKUN: き, こ-
tree, wood

Example sentences
穂木を台木に差し込む際、形成層を重ね合わせるようにします。Parts: 穂木 (ほぎ), 台木 (だいぎ), 差し込む (さしこむ), (さい), 形成層 (けいせいそう), 重ね合わせる (かさねあわせる), (よう)When inserting the budwood into the root stock make the cambium layer overlap.

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