earth up

IPA: ˈɝθˈʌp

verb

  • (horticulture, transitive) To cover the stem or leaves of plants with soil, as to encourage root growth or protect from cold.

Examples of "earth-up" in Sentences

  • When they have attained the height of 1-1/2 ft, tie the leaves lightly to a stake and earth-up the stem.

Related Links

syllables in earth upsynonyms for earth upunscramble earth up

Workbooks

Advertisement
Advertisement
#AaBbCcDdEeFfGgHhIiJjKkLlMmNnOoPpQqRrSsTtUuVvWwXxYyZz

© 2024 Copyright: WordPapa