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espalier

es·pal·ier

espalier

 
pronunciation:
ih spael yr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a trellis or framework on which a vine, shrub, or fruit tree is trained to grow in a flat pattern.
definition 2: a plant trained to grow this way on a wall or trellis.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: espaliered, espaliering, espaliers
definition: to train (a plant) on an espalier.