greffe

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Etymology 1[edit]

Latin graphium (stylus), later influenced by greffier (clerk).

Noun[edit]

greffe m (plural greffes)

  1. (law) office (of a clerk of the tribunal, court); registry (of the tribunal, court)
  2. (obsolete) court clerk; court registrar

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Etymology 2[edit]

greffe

Metaphorical use of Old French grefe, grafe, from above.

Noun[edit]

greffe f (plural greffes)

  1. (horticulture) graft, scion
  2. (medicine) organ transplant, autoplasty
  3. (medicine) a piece of graft
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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French grefe, grafe, from Latin graphium.

Noun[edit]

greffe f (plural greffes)

  1. graft, transplant

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Derived terms[edit]

  • greffer (to graft, transplant)

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