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1. defoliant

noun. ['dɪˈfoʊliːənt'] a chemical that is sprayed on plants and causes their leaves to fall off.

Synonyms

  • compound

Antonyms

  • smooth
  • simple

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Words that Rhyme with Defoliant

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abstinent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement

Example sentences of the word defoliant


1. Noun, singular or mass
Before mature cotton bolls are harvested, the plants are sprayed with a chemical defoliant.

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