Meaning of MANURE in English

MANURE

n. & v.

--n.

1. animal dung, esp. of horses, used for fertilizing land.

2 any compost or artificial fertilizer.

--v.tr. (also absol.) apply manure to (land etc.).

Derivatives:

manurial adj.

Etymology: ME f. AF mainoverer OF manouvrer MANOEUVRE

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.