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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dealer in the fertilized and ripened ovules of a plant.

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  • Or he may contract with a seedsman to grow seed of the new variety for sale to the trade.
  • ‘I wonder whether I’m meant to be a footman, or a groom, or a gamekeeper, or a seedsman.
  • In order to have just the colour one wishes, seed must be bought from the seedsman by the ounce.
  • N. SWIN.EN. "an ingenious gardener and seedsman at Brentford-End," wrote The Beauties of Flora Displayed; 8vo. for more
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