fertigate

verb -ates, -ating or -ated

to fertilize and irrigate at the same time, by adding fertilizers to the water supply

Nearby words

  1. ferrum,
  2. ferry,
  3. ferry bridge,
  4. ferryboat,
  5. ferryman,
  6. fertile,
  7. fertile crescent,
  8. fertile period,
  9. fertilely,
  10. fertilisation

Derived Formsfertigation, noun

Word Origin for fertigate

C20: from fertilize + irrigate

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