verb (used with object)
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Further evidence has come from two more recent outbreaks, the first at a seafood processing plant in Oregon and the second at a chicken processing plant in Arkansas.Cloth Masks Do Protect The Wearer – Breathing In Less Coronavirus Means You Get Less Sick|LGBTQ-Editor|August 20, 2020|No Straight News
Nearly one in every three of the plants had pesticide levels known to be lethal to monarchs.Pesticides contaminate most food of western U.S. monarchs|Rebecca E. Hirsch|August 17, 2020|Science News For Students
Wadley’s team also found bits of burned wood in the bedding containing fragments of camphor leaves, an aromatic plant that can be used as a bug repellent.The oldest known grass beds from 200,000 years ago included insect repellents|Bruce Bower|August 13, 2020|Science News
Altogether, 9% of the nation’s meat plant workers—around 30,000 people—have contracted the virus, according to a recent analysis by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The logjam of cattle stuck on feedlots is beginning to clear|Tim McDonnell|July 13, 2020|Quartz
The biggest machine learning algorithms use closer to a nuclear power plant’s worth of electricity and racks of chips to learn.MIT Wants to Put AI in Your Pocket With Confetti-Sized Brain Chip|Jason Dorrier|June 11, 2020|Singularity Hub
His most recommended plant was tree ivy—its juices sprayed up the nostrils.
There was Petr Miller, a forgeman from the Prague ČKD plant.
His first feature film, Jellyfish Eyes, debuted last year and was set in a town near a threatening nuclear power plant.
Same for driveway pavers and meat and poultry plant workers.
Some of those songs now have names other than Page and Robert Plant in their credits.‘No Stairway, Denied!’ Led Zeppelin Lawsuit Winds on Down the Road|Keith Phipps|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As there are still many varieties of the plant grown in America, so there doubtless was when cultivated by the Indians.
The plant as a whole remains green until late in the autumn.
The Smooth Naked Horsetail is a common plant, specially by the sides of streams and pools.
The relation existing between the balmy plant and the commerce of the world is of the strongest kind.
Tobacco is a strong growing plant resisting heat and drought to a far (p. 018) greater extent than most plants.
British Dictionary definitions for plant (1 of 2)
Derived forms of plantplantable, adjectiveplantlike, adjective
Word Origin for plant
British Dictionary definitions for plant (2 of 2)
- the land, buildings, and equipment used in carrying on an industrial, business, or other undertaking or service
- (as modifier)plant costs