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mounding

[ moundĭng ]
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n.
myoedema
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How to use mounding in a sentence

  • Usually the mounding is not performed until the shoots have made one season's growth.

    The Apple-Tree|L. H. Bailey
  • They were laid directly on the ground, with muzzles elevated by mounding up the earth.

  • Wedging, by billets of wood between her sides and the mounding ice, was equally ineffectual.

  • Butter circles of white bread, and spread with the chicken, mounding it in the center.

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