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Meaning of ARCUATION

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Arc`u*a"tion\, n. [L. arcuatio.]
1. The act of bending or curving; incurvation; the state of
   being bent; crookedness. --Coxe.

2. (Hort.) A mode of propagating trees by bending branches to
   the ground, and covering the small shoots with earth;
   layering. --Chambers.

 

 

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