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grasscycling Syllabification: grass·cy·cling
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrasˌsīkliNG/

Definition of grasscycling in English:


The leaving of chopped grass clippings on a mowed lawn as a fertilizer: grasscycling is the easiest, most environmentally beneficial method of dealing with grass clippings
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  • When the clippings are returned to the soil through grasscycling, much of the water and nutrient contents are recaptured by the plants.
  • One way to ensure that golfers return to play your course is to provide an environmentally friendly and color-enhancing service such as grasscycling, which is a fast, cheap and easy way to maintain healthy grass and beautiful fairways.
  • Waste Watchers is a pilot project to divert waste from the landfill through composting, grasscycling and recycling.

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