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22 entries found for plant. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1plant
Pronunciation: primarystressplant
Function: verb
1 a : to put or set in the ground to grow <plant seeds> b : to set permanently in the consciousness of : IMPLANT <plant good habits>
2 a : to cause to become established <plant colonies> b : to stock or provide with something usually to grow or increase <plant fields to corn> <plant a stream with trout>
3 a : to place or fix in the ground <planted stakes to hold the vines> b : to place firmly or forcibly <planted a blow on his nose> <planted themselves right in our way>
4 : to place or introduce so as to mislead <plant a spy in an office> <plant a rumor>

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