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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 10
1. A ripened ovule, consisting of an embryo with one or more integuments, or coverings; as, an apple seed; a currant seed. By germination it produces a new plant.
2. Any small seedlike fruit, though it may consist of a pericarp, or even a calyx, as well as the seed proper; as, parsnip seed; thistle seed.
3. That from which anything springs; first principle; original; source; as, the seeds of virtue or vice.
4. The principle of production.
5. Progeny; offspring; children; descendants; as, the seed of Abraham; the seed of David.
7. The generative fluid of the male; semen; sperm; - not used in the plural.
Part of Speech: personal pronoun
1. of Seed
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To sprinkle with seed; to plant seeds in; to sow; as, to seed a field.
2. To cover thinly with something scattered; to ornament with seedlike decorations.
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