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. Michelle Kondo:

    Achieving this goal does not come without challenges. Large tree planting initiatives are faced with many problems, including losses from climate change, tree pests and invasive species, and urban development.

  2. Thomas Lehman:

    The lack of water has created a lot of damage to the so-called spring crop, and the rice planting is extremely difficult without sufficient water.

  3. John Billings:

    Don't lay any certain plans for the future it is like planting toads and expecting to raise toadstools.

  4. David Streit:

    At this point it looks like we will see some damage and some need for re-planting in those areas.

  5. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan:

    This process is the planting of the seeds of the new Turkey, those who try to get involved in dirty business and dirty relations with the hope of returning Turkey to its old days are getting the necessary response, and will continue to get it.

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