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planter

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noun plant·er \ˈplan-tər\

Simple Definition of planter

  • : a container in which plants are grown

  • : a person who owns a plantation

  • : a machine that plants seeds in the ground

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of planter

  1. 1 :  one that cultivates plants: as a (1) :  farmer (2) :  one who owns or operates a plantation b :  a planting machine or implement

  2. 2 :  one who settles or founds a place and especially a new colony

  3. 3 :  a container in which ornamental plants are grown

Examples of planter in a sentence

  1. She bought a planter to put on their deck.

  2. a wealthy South American planter



14th Century

First Known Use of planter

14th century

Rhymes with planter


PLANTER Defined for Kids

planter

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noun plant·er \ˈplan-tər\

Definition of planter for Students

  1. 1 :  someone or something that plants crops

  2. 2 :  a person who owns or runs a plantation

  3. 3 :  a container in which plants are grown





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