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- adj. Of or pertaining to manure.
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- adj. Relating to manures.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to manure; serving for manure; fertilizing: as, the manurial value of phosphates.
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Contrary to a common belief, these sludges have no manurial value.
The manurial requirements of the winged bean have not been studied in detail, but it responds favourably to nitrogen fertilisation.
MOCKENRIDGE, F. A.: The occurrence and nature of the plant growth promoting substances in various organic manurial composts.
The term artificial fertilizers, applies to all manurial applications, save those produced by domestic animals.
The recognition of the manurial functions of salt dates back to the very earliest times.
Its manurial value compared with _nitrate of soda_,
In Chapter VI. we pointed out that of the three manurial ingredients potash was the one most abundantly occurring, and that, consequently, the necessity of adding it in the form of an artificial manure existed less frequently than in the case of nitrogen or phosphoric acid.
In considering the evidence of the manurial value of salt, we are at once brought face to face with the fact that the experience of its action in the past has as often been unfavourable as favourable.
Leaves, however, besides being poor in manurial ingredients, make a bad litter, as they ferment but slowly.
Of manurial ingredients, nitrogen is by far the most important, and on the presence and character of the nitrogen it contains, the fertility of