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Seed meaning

seed - 13 dictionary results

  1. 1. remove the seeds from; " seed grapes"
  2. 2. place ( seeds) in or on the ground for future growth; " She sowed sunflower seeds"
  3. 3. bear seeds
  4. 4. of Seed
  5. 5. A ripened ovule, consisting of an embryo with one or more integuments, or coverings; as, an apple seed; a currant seed. By germination it produces a new plant.
  6. 6. Any small seedlike fruit, though it may consist of a pericarp, or even a calyx, as well as the seed proper; as, parsnip seed; thistle seed.
  7. 7. That from which anything springs; first principle; original; source; as, the seeds of virtue or vice.
  8. 8. The principle of production.
  9. 9. Progeny; offspring; children; descendants; as, the seed of Abraham; the seed of David.
  10. 10. Race; generation; birth.
  11. 11. To sprinkle with seed; to plant seeds in; to sow; as, to seed a field.
  12. 12. To cover thinly with something scattered; to ornament with seedlike decorations.
  13. 13. A small vegetable body from which a new plant is produced; germ; original; descendants.

seed - examples of usage

  1. As clean a lot as ever I seed. - "The Crisis, Volume 6", Winston Churchill.
  2. For the rest, it is all cheques cheques, cheques; so that the whole business of agriculture, from the purchase of the seed to the sale of the crop, passes through the bank. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
  3. And amid what dangers did this seed take root! - "The Princess Pocahontas", Virginia Watson.
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