Definition of seedling in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈsiːdlɪŋ


  • A young plant, especially one raised from seed and not from a cutting.
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    • Plant a seedling next to each stake, and as the seedlings grow, coax them up the twine.
    • If the rains are too hard, young plants and seedlings can be washed away.
    • Therefore, it is believed that seeds or young seedlings may be less stress tolerant than adults.

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