plantation


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

plantation

(plăn-tā′shŭn) [L. plantare, to plant]
Insertion of a tooth into the bony socket from which it may have been removed by accident, or transplantation of a tooth into the socket from which a tooth has just been removed. The transplanted tooth may come from the patient or a donor.
References in periodicals archive ?
Using patented technology, Asia Plantation Capital inoculates the trees to instigate that infection, thereby guaranteeing that all the trees produce the resin.
This was said by Chief Conservator of Forests Central Zone, Rana Shabbir Ahmed while presiding over a meeting regarding Monsoon Tree Plantation Campaign-2015.
He said that the tree plantation target will be achieved before 31 December 2015.
Thiruvananthapuram: The agitation among plantation workers in Kerala appears set to aggravate, with cardamom plantation workers, too, being drawn into the demand for higher wages.
Tenders are invited for 12th Year maintenance of 2003 Eucalyptus clonal plantation at Hemachandrapuram, during 2015-2016.
4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- NEVIS, West Indies - Nisbet Plantation Beach Club invites Nisbets from around the globe to experience a new concept in international family reunion travel.
Rapid expansion of oil palm plantations began in the 1980s when large private plantation companies (PBS) began to start business in oil palm plantations and palm oil processing industry.
It currently spearheads the plantation business of Genting Berhad (rated A/Stable/P1 by RAM), its major shareholder with a 54.
Reforestation projects also had more large trees and they had a higher wood density than plantation conifers, and greater diversity of other tropical species like birds,' he says.
Compared to the monoculture plantations reforestation projects were more densely stocked, there were more large trees and the trees which were used had a higher wood density then the conifers at the plantation," he added.
com)-- As well as having successfully established and managed plantations over the last 4 years, Plantation Capital PLC are now expanding heavily into Thailand and Africa.
Study of the community of ground-dwelling ants in different plantations in Sabah, Malaysia, over 2 years using tuna baiting, revealed that the oil palm plantation ground ant community was severely reduced in species richness in comparison to the forest interior, regardless of age, undergrowth cover, or proximity to neighboring forest.