planting

planting [plant′iŋ]
n.
1. the act or an instance of putting seeds or young plants into the soil [floods delayed spring planting]
2. something planted, as in a decorative garden or along a border [plantings of azaleas]

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  • planting — [plant′iŋ] n. 1. the act or an instance of putting seeds or young plants into the soil [floods delayed spring planting] 2. something planted, as in a decorative garden or along a border [plantings of azaleas] …   English World dictionary

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