Meaning of MANURE in English

MANURE

— manurer , n. — manurial , adj. — manurially , adv.

/meuh noor", -nyoor"/ , n. , v. , manured, manuring .

n.

1. excrement, esp. of animals, or other refuse used as fertilizer.

2. any natural or artificial substance for fertilizing the soil.

v.t.

3. to treat (land) with fertilizing matter; apply manure to.

[ 1350-1400; ME manouren to till, cultivate manouvrer to do manual work. See MANEUVER ]

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