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Synonyms for seed

Synonyms for seed

a fertilized plant ovule capable of germinating

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a propagative part of a plant

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a source of further growth and development

a group consisting of those descended directly from the same parents or ancestors

one's ancestors or their character or one's ancestral derivation

the male fluid of fertilization

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to put (seeds) into the ground for growth

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a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa

one of the outstanding players in a tournament

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anything that provides inspiration for later work

the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract

go to seed

help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money

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bear seeds

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place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds

sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain

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inoculate with microorganisms

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remove the seeds from

References in classic literature ?
The latter is a solitary tree of its kind, and grows near the beach, where, without doubt, the one seed was thrown up by the waves.
They were able to thresh enough wheat to repay their debt of six hundred bushels and keep an additional three hundred of seed for the following year.
Well, we crumble it up," answered Vassily, taking up some seed and rolling the earth in his palms.
Vassily pointed to the mark with his foot, and Levin went forward as best he could, scattering the seed on the land.
Seven years ago, a team working with North American seeds proposed an answer, but the other contenders dispute it.
She is seeded third for today's preliminaries, nearly three seconds behind top seed Emily Bibb from La Reina of Thousand Oaks.
Bob Navratil, manager of technical information for Syngenta Seeds, represents a company that has not licensed the Roundup Ready corn trait directly from Monsanto, however, they do license RR soybeans.
Missing a seed cycle means months or even years of lost time since some trees do not produce seeds annually.
20 m from mom, and on the slopes, seeds had moved just 0.
Virtually all plants, including vegetables and herbs, will propagate from seeds or berries, unless they're from sterile, hybrid stock.
What makes heirloom seeds different from their hybrid cousins?
Drop seeds one at a time into tub of water and stir.
New market research report "Global Seed Industry Outlook to 2016 - Rapid Emergence of Genetically Modified Seeds" developed by AM Mindpower Solutionsoffers a comprehensive guide to the global seed market, and covers:
Recognizing the need to augment face-to-face training methods, the Mycogen Seeds Agronomy Services team broke new ground last year when it created the Virtual Plot Tour (VPT) alternative learning program.
If you sow seeds now, then four months or so from now you can expect some kind of bloom,'' said Laima Harmon, seed-room coordinator at Sun Valley-based Theodore Payne Foundation.