seedling

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

seed·ling

noun \ˈsēd-liŋ\

: a young plant that is grown from seed

Full Definition of SEEDLING

1
:  a young plant grown from seed
2
a :  a young tree before it becomes a sapling
b :  a nursery plant not yet transplanted
seedling adjective

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First Known Use of SEEDLING

1660

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