Definition of grower in English:


Line breaks: grow¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrəʊə


1A person who grows a particular type of crop: a fruit grower
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  • The seed and seed treatment selection is the first step in a grower's crop production plan.
  • For fruit and nut crops, pollination can be a grower's only real chance to increase yield.
  • Dust may be a nuisance to a homeowner, but to a poultry grower it can be a disaster.
2 [with adjective] A plant that grows in a specified way: a fast grower
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  • A very vigorous grower with fast repeat, it may be grown in all zones.
  • It is a very vigorous grower, however, and tends to be lanky rather than bushy, he notes.
  • They are fast growers and tend to bloom over a much longer period than perennial climbers such as clematis and honeysuckle.

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