rotation of crops


rotation of crops
n.
a system of rotating in a fixed order the kinds of crops, as grain or grass, grown in the same field, to maintain soil fertility

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  • rotation — noun Date: 1555 1. a. (1) the action or process of rotating on or as if on an axis or center (2) the act or an instance of rotating something b. one complete turn ; the angular displacement required to return a rotating body or figure to its… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rotation — /roʊˈteɪʃən/ (say roh tayshuhn) noun 1. the act of rotating; a turning round as on an axis. 2. a. the turning of the earth or other celestial body about its own axis. b. one complete revolution of such a body. 3. regularly recurring succession,… …   Australian English dictionary

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