seedbed

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noun seed·bed \ˈsēd-ˌbed\

Definition of seedbed

  1. 1 :  soil or a bed of soil prepared for planting seed

  2. 2 :  a place or source of growth or development

Examples of seedbed in a sentence

  1. <a social and political environment that would later become a seedbed of the abolition movement>

  2. <that think tank has served as a seedbed for American conservatism since the Cold War era>

1660

First Known Use of seedbed

1660

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SEEDBED Defined for English Language Learners

seedbed

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noun seed·bed \ˈsēd-ˌbed\

Definition of seedbed for English Language Learners

  • : an area of soil prepared for planting seeds



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