cultivator

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noun cul·ti·va·tor \ˈkəl-tə-ˌvā-tər\

Definition of cultivator

  1. :  one that cultivates; especially :  an implement for loosening the soil while crops are growing

Examples of cultivator in a sentence

  1. <encountered an indigenous people who were experienced cultivators of the soil as well as highly skilled craftsmen>

1661

First Known Use of cultivator

1661


CULTIVATOR Defined for English Language Learners

cultivator

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noun cul·ti·va·tor \ˈkəl-tə-ˌvā-tər\

Definition of cultivator for English Language Learners

  • : a person who prepares land for planting

  • : a tool or machine that is used to prepare the soil and kill weeds around growing plants


CULTIVATOR Defined for Kids

cultivator

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noun cul·ti·va·tor \ˈkəl-tə-ˌvā-tər\

Definition of cultivator for Students

  1. :  a tool or machine for loosening the soil between rows of a crop



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