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seeder Line breaks: seed¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːdə/

Definition of seeder in English:

noun

1A machine for sowing seed mechanically.
Example sentences
  • When seeding into a tilled seedbed, band seeders with press wheels are an excellent choice.
  • The advent of air seeders with seed and fertilizer distribution provide another placement option.
  • Jethro Tull invented a horse-drawn hoe as well as a mechanical seeder which allowed seeds to be planted in orderly rows.
2A plant that produces seeds in a particular way or under particular conditions: it has a reputation as a free seeder
More example sentences
  • Most scrub dominants recover by resprouting and clonal spread, while many herbaceous species are obligate seeders.

Words that rhyme with seeder

Aïda, bleeder, Breda, cedar, conceder, corrida, Derrida, Elfreda, e-reader, Etheldreda, feeder, follow-my-leader, interceder, interpleader, kneader, leader, Leda, Lieder, misleader, pleader, reader, seceder, speeder, stampeder, succeeder, weeder

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