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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Growing from seed dispersed by natural agency such as wind or birds.

Usage examples (21)
  • Mine at a previous garden never self-seeded, much to my disappointment.
  • I was so happy that my purple Gomphrena self-seeded this year because I never had the time to start seedlings.
  • Another 20 per cent of the self-seeded sunflowers, leaving at least 16 large plants, more than enough for a small plot.
  • I'd be more worried about the loss of the house's luck with the rowan, if it hadn't already self-seeded two replacements. for more
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