heel in

transitive verb

Definition of heel in

: to cover temporarily (the roots of a plant or often of several plants in one hole) with soil before setting permanently

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“Heel in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heel%20in. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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