unplanted

adjective
un·​planted | \ "+ \

Definition of unplanted

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

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First Known Use of unplanted

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for unplanted

un- entry 1 + planted, past participle of plant

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“Unplanted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unplanted. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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