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Meaning of “planter” in the English Dictionary

"planter" in British English

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planternoun [C]

uk   /ˈplɑːn.tər/  us   /ˈplæn.t̬ɚ/
someone who ​grows a ​particularcrop in a ​hotpart of the ​world: a ​tea/​rubber planter a ​largecontainer in which ​plants are ​grown for ​decoration a ​machine used to ​plantcrops: a ​potato planter
(Definition of planter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"planter" in American English

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planternoun [C]

 us   /ˈplæn·tər/
  • planter noun [C] (LIVING THING)

a ​largecontainer in which esp. ​decorativeplants are ​grown: The ​sidewalk is ​lined with planters ​overflowing with ​flowers. A planter is also someone who ​owns a ​plantation (= ​largefarm in a ​hotpart of the ​world).
(Definition of planter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “planter”
in Chinese (Simplified) (热带的)种植者,栽培者, 种植园主, 花盆…
in Chinese (Traditional) (熱帶的)種植者,栽培者, 種植園主, 花盆…
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