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Definition of the noun quickset

What does quickset mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: quicksets

  1. cuttings of plants set in the ground to grow as hawthorn for hedges or vines
    • example: a quickset of a vine planted in a vineyard
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • more generic words: cutting / slip = a part (sometimes a root or leaf or bud) removed from a plant to propagate a new plant through rooting or grafting

Alternative definition of the noun quickset


  1. The cuttings used, or the hedge produced by this method

Definition of the adjective quickset

What does quickset mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. grown from cuttings planted directly in the ground
    • example: a quickset hawthorn hedge
    • adjective position: attributive adjective (it occurs before the noun)
    • similar: planted

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

rale, namely, that the more simple or less com- In making or mending, as needeth thy diten/ pounded' any body is; Hiat is, the less its general Get set to quickset it, learn cunningly which, tendency to union is satisfied, the more disposed ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1897)

by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith

A quickset hedge. Halliwcll. [Prov. Eng.] quick-eyed (kwik'id), a. Having acute sight; of keen and ready perception. Quick-eyed experience. Fletcher, Bonduca, iv. 3. quick-grass (kwik'gras), n. [= Dan. krikgrses; as quick + grass. Cf. quicken1 ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopedic Dictionary (1906)

An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford

[QUICKSET,s.]. To plant with Quicks or living plants, especially to form a hedge. “In making or £ as needeth thy ditch, Get set to quickset it, learn cunningly which.” Tusser, Husbandry. quick-sét—téd, pa.

Google previewThe American Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1897)

A ... Work of Reference to the English Language Defining Over 250,000 Words ... Containing Over One Hundred Maps and Diagrams and Nearly Four Thousand Illustrations

"Plant quicksets and transplant fruit- trees toward the decre**e."— Evelyn: Calendarium Hortense. 2. A quickset ...

Google previewA General Dictionary of the English Language. One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard of Pronunciation. To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar. By Thomas Sheridan, A.M. (1780)

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To QUICKSET, kwn'k/A'Et. v. a. with living plants. Speed -,* activity; To plant ' QUICKSET, kwikl-set. s. Living plant set; to grow. QUlCKSIGHTED', le'l-k/s-Sitl-ldz a. Havinga sharp fight. a QUICKSIGHTEDNESS, kwik/si-sitsi-id-nis. s.Sharpness ...

Google previewA dictionary of the Malagasy language, by J.J. Freeman (D. Johns). (1835)

by Joseph John Freeman, David Johns

Quickset, v, a. manibolyzava-mani- rv madinikia. Quickset, s. zuva-maniry madinikia voa voly. Quicksighted, a. mahiratra.

Google previewChemical Tradename Dictionary (1997)

by Michael Ash, Irene Ash

Quickset [CNCInt'l.] Accelerator/catalyst for fixing thermopl astic resins, ...

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Scrabble value of Q10U1I1C3K5S1E1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 23 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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