Definition of crop dusting in English:

crop dusting

Syllabification: crop dust·ing

noun

  • The spraying of powdered or liquid insecticide or fertilizer on crops, especially from the air.
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    • According to Time magazine, this was all in response to the FBI finding instructional material on crop dusting in the apartment of one of the attackers.
    • The profession of crop dusting often requires a pilot to be fairly mobile and migrate to where the work is.
    • ‘In crop dusting, the farmers would buy and supply the actual chemicals,’ he says.

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