1) pl. - of Seed
2) n. - A ripened ovule, consisting of an embryo with one or more integuments, or coverings; as, an apple seed; a currant seed. By germination it produces a new plant.
3) n. - Any small seedlike fruit, though it may consist of a pericarp, or even a calyx, as well as the seed proper; as, parsnip seed; thistle seed.
4) n. - The generative fluid of the male; semen; sperm; -- not used in the plural.
5) n. - That from which anything springs; first principle; original; source; as, the seeds of virtue or vice.
6) n. - The principle of production.
7) n. - Progeny; offspring; children; descendants; as, the seed of Abraham; the seed of David.
8) n. - Race; generation; birth.
9) v. t. - To sprinkle with seed; to plant seeds in; to sow; as, to seed a field.
10) v. t. - To cover thinly with something scattered; to ornament with seedlike decorations.
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