from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A machine or an implement used for planting seeds.
  • n. A machine or implement used to remove the seeds from fruit.
  • n. One that seeds clouds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A device used to plant seeds; a seed drill
  • n. An implement used to remove the seeds from fruit etc.
  • n. A person who seeds clouds in order to make it rain

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, sows or plants seed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which sows or plants seeds; a seedplanting tool or machine; a seeding-machine or sower; a seed-drill.
  • n. An apparatus for removing seeds from fruit: as, a raisin-seeder.
  • n. A breeding or spawning fish; a seed-fish.
  • n.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a kitchen utensil that removes seeds from fruit
  • n. a mechanical device that sows grass seed or grain evenly over the ground
  • n. a person who seeds clouds


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