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  1. top dressingnoun

    a layer of fertilizer or manure not plowed in


  1. top dressing

    Aerial topdressing is the aerial application of fertilisers over farmland using agricultural aircraft. It was developed in New Zealand in the 1940s and rapidly adopted elsewhere in the 1950s.


  1. top dressing

    Top dressing is a gardening practice where a thin layer of organic material or extra soil is spread across the surface of the main soil or lawn. This is done to improve soil nutrition, increase moisture retention, enhance the soil structure, and encourage healthy growth of plants or grass. It can also help to fill in bare areas and reduce soil compaction.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of top dressing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of top dressing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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