shade-grown

adjective
\ ˈshād-ˌgrōn How to pronounce shade-grown (audio) \

Definition of shade-grown

: grown in the shade specifically : grown under cloth shade-grown tobacco

First Known Use of shade-grown

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Shade-grown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shade-grown. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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