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plant

noun

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a building or set of buildings for the manufacturing of goods
  • a furniture plant that employs hundreds of people

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plant

verb

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1 to put or set into the ground to grow
  • I'll plant the marigold seeds in the spring

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2 to be responsible for the creation and early operation or use of
  • soon the sect had planted churches across the breadth of the colony

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3 to set permanently in the consciousness or mind-set
  • a profound respect for Mother Nature that had been planted by long experience with hurricanes

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The first known use of plant was before the 12th century

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“Plant.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plant. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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