Plant

  • 1 plant — [ plɑ̃ ] n. m. • XIVe « action de planter »; de planter 1 ♦ Techn. Ensemble de végétaux de même espèce plantés dans un même terrain; le terrain ainsi planté. ⇒ pépinière, planche, plantation. Un plant d arbres, de rosiers. Acheter des plants chez …

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  • 2 Plant — Plant, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Planted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Planting}.] [AS. plantian, L. plantare. See {Plant}, n.] 1. To put in the ground and cover, as seed for growth; as, to plant maize. [1913 Webster] 2. To set in the ground for growth, as a… …

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  • 3 Plant — Plant, n. [AS. plante, L. planta.] 1. A vegetable; an organized living being, generally without feeling and voluntary motion, and having, when complete, a root, stem, and leaves, though consisting sometimes only of a single leafy expansion, or a… …

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  • 4 Plant — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: David Plant (1783–1851), US amerikanischer Rechtsanwalt, Richter und Politiker Henry Bradley Plant (1819–1899), amerikanischer Eisenbahnmagnat Jane A. Plant (* 1945), britische Geochemikerin und Autorin… …

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  • 5 Plant 42 — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda La Planta 42 de la Fuerza Aérea de los Estados Unidos (del inglés: United States Air Force Plant 42 (AFP 42)) es una instalación militar aeroespacial de propiedad federal y está bajo control del Comando Material… …

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  • 6 Plant — Plant, v. i. To perform the act of planting. [1913 Webster] I have planted; Apollos watered. 1 Cor. iii. 6. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 plant — I (covertly place) verb bury, cache, camouflage, cloak, cover up, disguise, hide away, keep clandestine, keep hidden, keep secret, mantle, mask, obscure, put in concealment, put out of sight, render invisible, screen, secrete, shade, shroud, veil …

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  • 8 plant — (plant) any multicellular eukaryotic organism that performs photosynthesis to obtain its nutrition; plants comprise one of the five kingdoms in the most widely used classification of living organisms …

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  • 9 plant — Mot Monosíl·lab Nom masculí …

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  • 10 plant — plantable, adj. plantless, adj. plantlike, adj. /plant, plahnt/, n. 1. any member of the kingdom Plantae, comprising multicellular organisms that typically produce their own food from inorganic matter by the process of photosynthesis and that… …

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  • 11 Plant — For other uses, see Plant (disambiguation). Plants Temporal range: Early Cambrian to recent, but see text, 520–0 Ma …

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  • 12 plant — The assets of a business including land, buildings, machinery, and all equipment permanently employed. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * plant plant [plɑːnt ǁ plænt] noun MANUFACTURING 1. [uncountable] the machinery and equipment used in an… …

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  • 13 Plant 42 — United States Air Force Plant 42 (AFP 42) is a federally owned military aerospace facility under the control of the Air Force Material Command (AFMC) in Palmdale, California. Aerospace contractors at Air Force Plant 42 share a common runway… …

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  • 14 plant — (plan ; le t ne se prononce pas et ne se lie pas : un plan excellent ; au pluriel, l s se lie des plan z excellents) s. m. 1°   Jeune tige nouvellement plantée. •   Je vous avais plantée comme une vigne choisie, où je n avais mis que de bon plant …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 15 plant — I n. shrub, bush 1) to grow plants 2) to water a plant 3) an annual; biennial; climbing; decorative; exotic; perennial; tropical plant 4) a plant grows factory utility 5) to manage, operate, run a plant 6) a power plant buildings equipment 7)… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 plant — plant1 W1S2 [pla:nt US plænt] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(living thing)¦ 2¦(factory)¦ 3¦(machinery)¦ 4¦(something hidden)¦ 5¦(person)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin: plante, from Latin planta new growth on a plant, part cut off a plant to be grown again ] 1.) …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 plant — Synonyms and related words: accouterments, adulterate, agent provocateur, amphibian, angiosperm, annual, apparatus, appliances, appointments, appurtenances, aquatic plant, armament, armory, arsenal, assembly line, assembly plant, assign, atomic… …

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  • 18 plant — plant1 [ plænt ] noun *** 1. ) count a living thing that grows in soil, has leaves and roots, and needs water and light from the sun to live: a garden/pot/house plant a strawberry plant 2. ) count a factory that produces power, or processes… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 plant — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 living thing ADJECTIVE ▪ delicate ▪ wild ▪ native ▪ rare ▪ garden, house …

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  • 20 PLANT — s. m. T. d Agricult. Il se dit Des jeunes tiges nouvellement plantées ou propres à l être. Je voudrais bien avoir du plant de cet arbre. Plant de vigne. Plant de vigne de Bourgogne. Élever du plant.   Il se dit aussi d Une certaine quantité de… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)