Definition of thinnings in English:


Line breaks: thin|nings
Pronunciation: /ˈθɪnɪŋz


  • Seedlings, trees, or fruit which have been removed to improve the growth of those remaining.
    More example sentences
    • There is enough room left for a stall-fed cow and a few pigs, which he feeds with thinnings from his vegetable beds.
    • At a later stage of growth, young rape thinnings are sometimes sold as spring greens.
    • Harvest the first thinnings as soon as four weeks later.

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