wet-rice agriculture

[wet-rahys]

noun

the cultivation of rice by planting on dry land, transferring the seedlings to a flooded field, and draining the field before harvesting.

Nearby words

  1. wet-and-dry-bulb thermometer,
  2. wet-blanket,
  3. wet-bulb thermometer,
  4. wet-mop,
  5. wet-nurse,
  6. weta,
  7. wetback,
  8. wetbike,
  9. wether,
  10. wethersfield

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