plant (plural plants)

  1. An organism that is not an animal, especially a organism capable of photosynthesis. Typically a small or herbaceous organism of this kind, rather than a tree.
  2. (botany) An organism of the kingdom Plantae.
    1. (botany) Traditionally (up to early 20th Century), any of the plants, fungi, lichens, algae, etc.
    2. (botany) Now specifically, a living organism of the Embryophyta (land plants) or of the Chlorophyta (green algae), a eukaryote that includes double-membraned chloroplasts in its cells containing chlorophyll a and b, or any organism closely related to such an organism.
    3. (Ecology) Now specifically, a multicellular eukaryote that includes chloroplasts in its cells, which have a cell wall.
  3. An industrial installation, specifically the apparatus or machinery.
  4. A factory or other industrial or institutional building or facility.
  5. an object placed surrepticiously in order to cause suspicion to fall upon a person
    That gun"s not mine! It"s a plant! I"ve never seen it before!
  6. a person, placed amongst an audience, whole role is to cause confusion, laughter etc.
  7. (snooker) a situation in which the cue ball hits one of a pair of touching (usually red) balls, in order to pot the other; a set

5 letters in word "plant": A L N P T.

No anagrams for plant found in this word list.

Words found within plant:

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