Seedness
Seedness Seed"ness, n. Seedtime. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • seedness — noun ( es) Etymology: seed (I) + ness obsolete : the act of sowing or the state of being sown blossoming time that from the seedness the bare fallow brings to teeming foison Shakespeare …   Useful english dictionary

  • seedness — noun The state or quality of being seed …   Wiktionary

  • Foison — Foi son, n. [F. foison, fr. L. fusio a pouring, effusion. See {Fusion}.] Rich harvest; plenty; abundance. [Archaic] Lowell. [1913 Webster] That from the seedness the bare fallow brings To teeming foison. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foison — ˈfȯizən noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English foisoun, from Middle French foison, from Latin fusion , fusio action of pouring, founding, melting, effusion more at fusion 1. archaic : rich harvest : plenty …   Useful english dictionary

  • sedenes — variant of seedness. Obs …   Useful english dictionary

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