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plants

EN[plɑːnts] [plænts] [pleənts]
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    Definition of plants in English Dictionary

  • NounBFplant
    1. plural of plant.
    2. VerbBFplantPRplantingPT, PPplanted
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of plant.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Self-compatible plants that cannot autogamously self-pollinate highly rely on pollinators for reproduction, such nectar robbing behaviours may affect plant reproduction.
          • Third, plants exposed to elevated CO 2 can produce larger amounts of organic compounds that enter the soil via rhizodeposition and litterfall [16 ].
          • Ploidy levels of the regenerants were determined by flow cytometry or by detection of sterile and fertile plants as inferred by inflorescence, mature pollen grain production, and seed set.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Plant or overseed with the right grass for the spot.
          • Plants with extrafloral nectaries or with herbivorous trophobionts in the Cerrado are commonly visited by ants that effectively reduce their leaf area loss [27 , 28 ].
          • Plants that were treated with P450 inhibitors or cloquintocet, but not topramezone were analyzed separately and compared to the non-treated control.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Blood or lymph vessels in humans, xylem or phloem vessels in plants.
          • As the world's drug habit shows, governments are failing in their quest to monitor every London window-box and Andean hillside for banned plants.
          • Tannins are related to lignosity, and thus are found mainly in woody plants.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          1. fr plants
          2. en plantsman
          3. en plantsmen
          4. en plantstand
          5. en plantstuff
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          Meaning of plants for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "plants" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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