Definition of spreader in English:
1A device used for spreading or scattering a substance over a wide area.
- They mix them with soil and distribute them with a device similar to a fertilizer spreader.
- Some producers are also having success with seeding legumes through dry fertilizer air spreaders, with cultipacking before and after the seed is broadcast.
- However, some 6-row combines have 10 tons on the front axle with a full grain tank and tricycle fertilizer spreaders may carry 14 tons on the rear axle.
1.1A person who spreads or disseminates something: children are major spreaders of influenza in schools
More example sentences
- Go to the trend spreaders and plant yourself intelligently on their radar.
- They also sought to tap into public discourse about hackers as copyright pirates, criminals, and spreaders of computer viruses.
- And yet another yes - I am the rumour-gatherer and spreader of my school.
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