prilled

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From prill.

Adjective[edit]

prilled (not comparable)

  1. (mining, manufacturing and agriculture) formed into pellets
    • 1998, S. K. Mohanty, U. Singh, V. Balasubramanian, K. P. Jha, Nitrogen placement technologies for productivity, profitability, and environmental quality of rainfed lowland rice system, in Resource Management in Rice Systems: Nutrients, V. Balasubramanian, J. K. Ladha, G. L. Denning, eds., p61
      Availability of NH4+ N in the surface soil (0-15 cm) was initially lower from deep-placed USG compared with prilled urea split and neem-coated urea, but increased up to 45 d after transplanting (Patel et al 1989).