unplanted

adjective

un·​planted
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1
of a plant : growing spontaneously and freely in nature without human intervention : uncultivated
2
: not colonized : unsettled
3
: not placed in position : not set out

Word History

Etymology

un- entry 1 + planted, past participle of plant

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of unplanted was in the 14th century

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“Unplanted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unplanted. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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