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manurenoun [U]

uk   /məˈnjʊər/  us   /məˈnʊr/
solidwaste from ​animals, ​especiallyhorses, that is ​spread on the ​land in ​order to make ​plantsgrow well
(Definition of manure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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manurenoun [U]

 us   /məˈnʊr, -ˈnjʊr/
excrement from ​animals, esp. ​horses and ​cattle, often used as a ​fertilizer (= ​materialadded to ​earth to ​helpplantsgrow)
(Definition of manure from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “manure”
in Korean 거름…
in Arabic سِماد…
in Malaysian pupuk kandang…
in French fumier…
in Russian навоз…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糞肥(尤指馬糞)…
in Italian concime, letame…
in Turkish hayvan gübresi, tabiî gübre…
in Polish obornik…
in Spanish estiércol…
in Vietnamese phân bón…
in Portuguese esterco…
in Thai ปุ๋ยธรรมชาติ…
in German der Dünger…
in Catalan fems…
in Japanese (牛などのふんでできた)肥やし…
in Chinese (Simplified) 粪肥(尤指马粪)…
in Indonesian pupuk kandang…
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