Definitions of planting

n putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow

“the planting of corn is hard work”
the act of sowing (of seeds in the ground or, figuratively, of germs in the body or ideas in the mind, etc.)
Type of:
agriculture, farming, husbandry
the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

n the act of fixing firmly in place

“he ordered the planting of policemen outside every doorway”
Type of:
emplacement, locating, location, placement, position, positioning
the act of putting something in a certain place

n a collection of plants (trees or shrubs or flowers) in a particular area

“the landscape architect suggested a small planting in the northwest corner”
Type of:
accumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection
several things grouped together or considered as a whole

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