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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plantingnoun

    the act of fixing firmly in place

    "he ordered the planting of policemen outside every doorway"

  2. plantingnoun

    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. plantingnoun

    putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow

    "the planting of corn is hard work"

Wiktionary

  1. plantingnoun

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

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

Wikipedia

  1. planting

    Sowing is the process of planting seeds. An area or object that has had seeds planted in it will be described as a sowed or sown area.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Planting

    of Plant

  2. Plantingnoun

    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. Plantingnoun

    that which is planted; a plantation

  4. Plantingnoun

    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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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. Dale Nolte:

    If you are a farmer, they can clean out your crops overnight, we have farmers tell us they have given up on planting high-dollar crops because of the feral hog problem.

  2. Farmer Ramesh Singh:

    Last year, I promised myself I wouldn't set the rice paddy residue on fire to clear my field for planting winter crops, but as the new sowing season drew closer, I started running out of time and I reluctantly set the farm waste on fire to prepare the field for wheat planting.

  3. Prather Jr.:

    I'm planting seeds right now waiting for it to grow.

  4. John Brink:

    We're so far along in our planting season that we can't change anything.

  5. Christian Cooper:

    That's important to us birders because we know that dogs won't be off leash at all and we can go there to see the ground-dwelling birds, people spend a lot of money and time planting in those areas as well. Nothing grows in a dog run for a reason.

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