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mulch

mulch

 
pronunciation:
muhlch
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a loose thin cover, esp. of organic matter such as leaves or manure, placed over or around the base of plants and shrubs to control evaporation, freezing, or weeds, or to fertilize the roots.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: mulched, mulches, mulching
definition: to cover with a protective layer, esp. of organic matter; provide with mulch.
similar words:
muck
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