seed·​time ˈsēd-ˌtīm How to pronounce seedtime (audio)
: the season of sowing
: a period of original development

Examples of seedtime in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of seedtime was before the 12th century

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“Seedtime.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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