Definition of weeder
: one that weeds; specifically : any of various devices for removing weeds from an area
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Use a type of weeder or hoe that skims below the soil surface, slicing weeds off at the roots, but doesn't turn over lots of soil.
Use a weeder with a forked end or a trowel to help get the roots out.
A weeder will work better when space is more constricted and do less damage to surrounding plants.
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