seedling

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noun seed·ling \ˈsēd-liŋ\

Definition of seedling

  1. 1 :  a young plant grown from seed

  2. 2a :  a young tree before it becomes a saplingb :  a nursery plant not yet transplanted

seedling

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Illustration of seedling

1660

First Known Use of seedling

1660


SEEDLING Defined for English Language Learners

seedling

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noun seed·ling \ˈsēd-liŋ\

Definition of seedling for English Language Learners

  • : a young plant that is grown from seed


SEEDLING Defined for Kids

seedling

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noun seed·ling \ˈsēd-liŋ\

Definition of seedling for Students

  1. 1 :  a young plant grown from seed

  2. 2 :  a young tree before it becomes a sapling



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