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Synonyms for plant

Synonyms for plant

a building or complex in which an industry is located

to put (seeds) into the ground for growth


to put or keep out of sight

Synonyms for plant

(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience

something planted secretly for discovery by another

put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground

fix or set securely or deeply

place into a river

place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive

put firmly in the mind

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A flower would be pink one second, white the next, then blue or yellow; and it was the same way when they came to the plants, which had broad leaves and grew close to the ground.
The project that allowed Ellen Zachos, owner of Acme Plant Stuff, to cart a tractor trailer load of 30 foot tall bamboo into a corporate office building in Manhattan may not have been possible before green building had become so popularized, she said.
Scientists have engineered cotton plants to produce seeds that are missing a poisonous compound that had previously rendered them inedible.
The challenge for the traders and plant operators extends beyond acquiring adequate volume.
The plant uses the energy it absorbs from the sun to turn carbon dioxide and water into sugars (food) and oxygen (waste).
The more focused the plant and the equipment are, the more efficient the machine is and less capital will be required.
But the introduction of new genetic traits, such as insect or disease resistance, via biotechnology does not reduce the importance of superior germplasm in the host plant. Nor does it replace the need for plant science and plant breeding.
Vienna, or Plant 47, was designed to build on the success of Delphi's star facility in Cortland, Ohio, which opened in 2000 and became the template for all Delphi injection molding plants.
Plant Locations: Albany, NY (Dryer Fabrics & Corrugator Belts); Cowansville, Quebec, Canada
"But now, obtaining greenhouse gas emission permits for a new coal-fired plant in Europe can cost more than the coal itself.
CNC machines, along with the total 222 pieces of automated equipment within the plant, reduced overall manpower requirements to a 3:1 ratio, with most of the manual labor limited to the final assembly operations.
In fact, the nearby town of Cartersville and its 16,000 residents are strangely indifferent to the pollution pouring out of Bowen's twin smokestacks, and a decade's worth of scientific studies and environmental consciousness-raising has had little effect on the attitudes of local residents or plant employees.
Plant A is an aluminum sand and permanent mold casting facility that produces components for multiple industries, with aerospace being the largest customer base.
It said that, instead of putting in fire barriers, nuclear plants could rely on personnel to turn the plant off by hand in the event of a fire that threatens the reactor.
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