What does planting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. planting(noun)

    the act of fixing firmly in place

    "he ordered the planting of policemen outside every doorway"

  2. planting(noun)

    a collection of plants (trees or shrubs or flowers) in a particular area

    "the landscape architect suggested a small planting in the northwest corner"

  3. planting(noun)

    putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow

    "the planting of corn is hard work"

Wiktionary

  1. planting(Noun)

    A plant (or clipping) that has been freshly planted.

    Take one of the plantings over as a house-warming gift.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Planting

    of Plant

  2. Planting(noun)

    the act or operation of setting in the ground for propagation, as seeds, trees, shrubs, etc.; the forming of plantations, as of trees; the carrying on of plantations, as of sugar, coffee, etc

  3. Planting(noun)

    that which is planted; a plantation

  4. Planting(noun)

    the laying of the first courses of stone in a foundation

Editors Contribution

  1. planting

    The act or process of to place a seed, plant, shrub or tree within the land, field, compost or form of earth.

    The planting season had started accurately on time.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 28, 2020  

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How to say planting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of planting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of planting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of planting in a Sentence

  1. Dominique Burgeon:

    Urgent donor support is needed to ensure farmers can meet the upcoming cereal planting season, beginning in October.

  2. Punchi Banda Herath:

    It happened to me in 2011 and again in 2013, there were floods earlier in the year, but by the time I went to do the planting toward the end of the year there was no water left. The small reservoirs in this region can't hold that much water when it rains, and run dry very fast when drought sets in.

  3. Ziga Adibe:

    We have been losing our crops and witnessing significant drops in agricultural output for the past 15 years. We no longer master the planting season. Rice cultivation is so delicate that when you miss the planting period slightly, you just have to mourn for your loss, what we learned from our parents as children is no longer useful.

  4. Armando Allinghi:

    Since the results came in on Oct. 25, we have registered an increase in inquiries about corn-related inputs, which is why we expect to see an increase in planting.

  5. John Sparr:

    On paper, it is simple to calculate the amount of CO2 emissions a ton of coal will produce and then to calculate the number of trees it takes to consume the CO2, the problem with that theory is that you have to train the CO2 molecules to go to those trees. . . maybe we only burn coal when the wind is blowing in that direction ? And, oh yes, the trees, he said. Are these mature, 40-foot oak trees they are planting, or more likely 16-inch pine seedlings ? Do they realize how long it will take to get a mature forest capable of consuming the CO2 ?

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