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English definition of “plant”

plant

noun [C]
 
 
/plɑːnt/
LIVING THING A1 a living thing that grows in the soil or water and has leaves and roots, especially one that is smaller than a tree: Have you watered the plants? tomato plantsTypes of plantGardening - general words
FACTORY a large factory where an industrial process happens: a nuclear power plant → See also potted plantFactories
(Definition of plant noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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