fertiliser fertiliser

Definition(s):

  • (n) any substance such as manure or a mixture of nitrates used to make soil more fertile

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Use of the plant at once for manufacture of nitrates needed for munitions of war and especially for production of cheaper and higher grade fertiliser, without limit.

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  1. "The purpose of our visit is to meet those working on the ground to better assess the extent of the crisis and how assistance can be improved," Mr Annan said. "Food shortages, a lack of seed and fertiliser for planting and the breakdown in...
    on Nov 20, 2008 By: Kofi Annan Source: BBC News

  2. "Instead of subsidising the price of food products coming from abroad, we'd rather subsidise national production. I propose that the price of fertiliser be subsidised by 50 per cent and even more," Preval said. "It's not with violence and...
    on Apr 9, 2008 By: Rene Preval Source: Special Broadcasting Service

  3. "I have made a conscious effort to avoid issuing bonds to oil and fertiliser companies. I would like to continue with this practice of extending government subsidy in cash, thereby bringing all subsidy related liabilities into our fiscal...
    on Feb 26, 2010 By: Pranab Mukherjee Source: Economic Times

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