fertiliser


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Noun1.fertiliser - any substance such as manure or a mixture of nitrates used to make soil more fertilefertiliser - any substance such as manure or a mixture of nitrates used to make soil more fertile
chemical, chemical substance - material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
organic, organic fertiliser, organic fertilizer - a fertilizer that is derived from animal or vegetable matter
soda niter, sodium nitrate - (NaNO3) used especially as a fertilizer and explosive
niter, nitre, potassium nitrate, saltpeter, saltpetre - (KNO3) used especially as a fertilizer and explosive
ammonium nitrate - used as an explosive and fertilizer and rocket propellant
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fertile

(ˈfəːtail) adjective
1. producing a lot. fertile fields; a fertile mind/imagination.
2. able to produce fruit, children, young animals etc. fertile seed.
ferˈtility (-ˈti-) noun
the state or condition of being fertile.
fertilize, fertilise (-ti-) verb
to make fertile. He fertilized his fields with manure; An egg must be fertilized before it can develop.
ˌfertiliˈzation, ˌfertiliˈsation noun
ˈfertilizer, ˈfertiliser (-ti-) noun
a substance (manure, chemicals etc) used to make land (more) fertile.
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Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO)
Koch Fertiliser Ltd, a subsidiary of Koch Fertilizer, LLC, has completed its acquisition of United Kingdom-based fertiliser blender and distributor J&H Bunn Limited, including its subsidiaries.
FIGURE 36 CHINA: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 158 FIGURE 37 INDIA: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 168 FIGURE 38 OTHERS: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 173 FIGURE 39 LATIN AMERICA: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 178 FIGURE 40 BRAZIL: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 183 FIGURE 41 ARGENTINA: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 188 FIGURE 42 OTHERS: PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZERS MARKET SIZE, BY TYPE, 2012 (KT) 193 FIGURE 43 PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZER MARKET SHARE, BY GROWTH STRATEGY, 2009-2013 202 FIGURE 44 PHOSPHATIC FERTILISER MARKET DEVELOPMENTS, 2009-2013 203 FIGURE 45 PHOSPHATIC FERTILIZER SHARE, BY COMPANY, 2009-2013 204 FIGURE 46 POTASH CORP.