The word seed is a noun. Seed means (1) the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract, (2) anything that provides inspiration for later work, (3) one of the outstanding players in a tournament, (4) a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa, (5) a small hard fruit.
Seed is also a verb that means (1) remove the seeds from, (2) inoculate with microorganisms, (3) sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain, (4) distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds, (5) place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth, (6) go to seed; shed seeds, (7) bear seeds, (8) help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word seed.
Many people enjoy watching birds at a bird feeder, but did you know that there are different varieties of birdseed? Learn which types of seed are best for attracting various kinds of birds to your yard.
Armed with powerful pay-as-you-go cloud computing infrastructure, ample venture seed money and data science, software engineers are reimagining commerce, sector by sector.
By Jon Markman, Contributor. Forbes. Friday, 24 May 2019 17:13:00 +0000.
Fourth-seeded Team Liquid shocked No. 1 seed and reigning world champion Invictus Gaming 3-1 in the knockout stage of the $1 million Mid-Season Invitational on Friday to move into Sunday's finals in Hanoi.
Reuters. Friday, 17 May 2019 13:06:10 -0400.
An 11-year-old sent Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern the seed money to launch studies about dragons and telekinesis. Why? So she can grow up to be a dragon trainer.
Vanessa Romo. NPR. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 13:50:00 -0400.
Bayer said on Sunday it was hiring an external law firm to investigate French media complaints that Monsanto, the U.S. seed maker it took over last year, had compiled a file of influential personalities. ...
Yahoo. Sunday, 12 May 2019 11:04:25 -0400.
Two-time champion Simona Halep overcame Ashleigh Barty 7-5, 7-5 to reach her fourth Madrid Open semifinal on Thursday.The Romanian third seed and former world No. ...
Japan Times. Thursday, 09 May 2019 22:17:07 +0900.
BALTIMORE, May 9, 2019 -- clean.io, the rapidly emerging leader in the prevention of cross-platform malvertising today announced the completion of its $2.5 million seed round led by Real Ventures. ...
PR Newswire. Thursday, 9 May 2019 11:30:00 +0000.