espacement

noun
es·​pace·​ment | \ ə̇ˈspāsmənt, eˈ-\
plural -s

Definition of espacement

Africa
: the distance between a series of things that have been or are to be spaced (as in planting) when should sunflower seeds be planted and what espacement is usualFarmer's Weekly (South Africa)

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History and Etymology for espacement

French, from espacer to space (from Middle French, from espace space) + -ment

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