prick out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] British
present tense
I/you/we/theyprick out
he/she/itpricks out
present participlepricking out
past tensepricked out
past participlepricked out
  1. to move a small young plant into a larger pot or container so that it can grow bigger
     Synonyms and related words
See also main entry: prick