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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A technique of growing plants (without soil) in water containing dissolved nutrients.

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  • It applies a technique called hydroponics, where plants are grown in nutrient rich solutions instead of soil.
  • By Dr S.M. Alam and M. A.Khan THE hydroponics is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrients solution instead of soil.
  • Many horse owners recall another hydroponics system marketed 20 or so years ago in compact units, in which many people found mould grew.
  • I'm starting to get sick of seeing the word 'hydroponics'. for more
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