Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The herb tomato, particularly the young seedling intended for transplanting.

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Examples

  • That tomato-plant smell is incredibly powerful and intoxicating and unmistakeable.

    My 'angel of mercy', not thinking and some happier times

  • I do not believe in late spring planting, except as one takes up a young sprout, two or three inches high, and sets it out as one would a tomato-plant.

    The Home Acre

  • The little hairs on tomato-plant stems are actually root hairs.

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  • a tomato-plant out of my hand, some one had robbed me of them.

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