plantage

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

plant +‎ -age

Noun[edit]

plantage (countable and uncountable, plural plantages)

  1. (nonce word, obsolete) Plants in general, or anything that is planted.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for plantage in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

plantage

  1. a plantation

Declension[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French plantage. Equivalent to planten +‎ -age.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌplɑnˈtaː.ʒə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: plan‧ta‧ge
  • Rhymes: -aːʒə

Noun[edit]

plantage f (plural plantages, diminutive plantagetje n)

  1. plantation
  2. A small group of plants and trees; a small planted area.
  3. (obsolete) The act of planting.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: plantase
  • Sranan Tongo: pranasi

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

planter +‎ -age

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

plantage m (plural plantages)

  1. the action of planting
  2. (computing) crash

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