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micropropagation

[mahy-kroh-prop-uh-gey-shuh n] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˌprɒp əˈgeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the propagation of plants from tissue cultures, often from single cells.
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Examples from the web for micropropagation
  • Suitable for commercial propagation by budding or micropropagation.
  • Propagation methods from plant division to micropropagation techniques are used.
  • Application of micropropagation methods for blueberries and tamarillos.
  • micropropagation is being used to rapidly multiply promising new selections.
British Dictionary definitions for micropropagation

micropropagation

/ˌmaɪkrəʊˌprɒpəˈɡeɪʃən/
noun
1.
(botany) the production of a large number of individual plants from a small piece of plant tissue cultured in a nutrient medium
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