propagate

Part of speech: noun

Propagator.

Part of speech: noun

Propagation.

Part of speech: verb

To generate; produce; spread; diffuse; disseminate.

Part of speech: verb

To be produced or multiplied by generation.

Part of speech: adjective

Propagative.

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Usage examples "propagate":

  1. Ponds, lakes and marshes all propagate that well- known pest the " Jersey skeeter." - "See America First", Orville O. Hiestand.
  2. The variety is difficult to propagate and, therefore, not in favor with nurserymen. - "Manual of American Grape-Growing", U. P. Hedrick.
  3. We then choose the " scion"- a twig of the rose we wish to propagate which has already flowered, with plump but not too large buds behind each leaf stalk. - "Roses and Rose Growing", Rose Georgina Kingsley.