vegetation
[vɛdʒɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. plants considered collectively, especially those found in a particular area or habitat.
    "the chalk cliffs are mainly sheer with little vegetation"
    synonyms:
    plants · plant life · flora · greenery · foliage · herbage · verdure
  2. the action or process of vegetating.
Origin
mid 16th century ( in vegetation (sense 2)): from medieval Latin vegetatio(n-) ‘power of growth’, from the verb vegetare ( see vegetate).
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How to use vegetation in a sentence?
both the older growth and the new vegetation were desiccated by months of relentless sun.
near the equator the tropical rainforest is the climax vegetation.
the chalk cliffs are mainly sheer with little vegetation.
tough, low-lying vegetation typifies this arctic area.
a semiaquatic vegetation of watercress and horsetails.
there was little vegetation beyond brush-growth.
it fructified like vegetation in steamy heat.
favourable conditions for vegetation growth.
jungle-like vegetation surrounds the river.
the bird feeds on cliff-top vegetation.
viridescent vegetation.
waterside vegetation.
tundra vegetation.
heath vegetation.
How to say vegetation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)plantegroei
Arabic (NOUN)الغطاء النباتي, النباتات, الحياة النباتية, نبات, نباتات
Bangla উদ্ভিদ
Bosnian (Latin) vegetacije
Bulgarian (NOUN)растителност, зеленина
Cantonese (Traditional) 植被
Catalan (NOUN)vegetació
Chinese Simplified 植被
Chinese Traditional 植被
Croatian (NOUN)vegetacije, raslinjem, zelenilom, biljem
Czech (NOUN)vegetace, porost
Danish (NOUN)plantevækst, bevoksning
Dutch (NOUN)vegetatie, plantengroei, begroeiing
Estonian (NOUN)taimestik
Fijian tubua
Filipino mga halaman
Finnish (NOUN)kasvillisuus
French (NOUN)végétation, couvert végétal
German (NOUN)bewuchs, Pflanzen
Greek (NOUN)βλάστηση
Haitian Creole vejetasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)צמחייה, צמחיה, בצמחייה, צומח
Hindi (NOUN)वनस्पति
Hmong Daw nroj tsuag
Hungarian (NOUN)növényzet, vegetáció
Icelandic jurtaríkinu
Indonesian (NOUN)vegetasi, tumbuhan
Italian (NOUN)vegetazione
Japanese (NOUN)植生, 植物, 草木, 緑化
Kiswahili (NOUN)mimea
Klingon tI
Korean (NOUN)식물, 초목
Latvian (NOUN)veģetāciju, augus
Lithuanian (NOUN)augmenijos, augalija, vegetacijos
Malagasy zavamaniry
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)tumbuhan
Maltese (NOUN)veġetazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål vegetasjon
Persian (NOUN)گیاهان
Polish (NOUN)roślinności, wegetacji
Portuguese (NOUN)vegetação
Querétaro Otomi vegetación
Romanian (NOUN)vegetaţie
Russian (NOUN)растительности, вегетации
Samoan sia
Serbian (Cyrillic) вегетација
Serbian (Latin) vegetacija
Slovak (NOUN)vegetácie, porast, rastlinstva, zelene
Slovenian (NOUN)vegetacije, rastlinjem
Spanish (NOUN)vegetación
Swedish (NOUN)växtlighet, grönska
Tahitian aihere
Tamil தாவரங்கள்
Telugu వృక్ష
Thai พืช
Tongan vao 'akau
Turkish (NOUN)bitki örtüsü, vejetasyon
Ukrainian (NOUN)рослинності, вегетації
Urdu نباتات
Vietnamese (NOUN)thực vật
Welsh (NOUN)llystyfiant
Yucatec Maya vegetación
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