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interplant

(ˌɪntəˈplɑːnt)
vb (tr)
to plant (a crop) among another crop, or to plant (land) with a variety of crops
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in•ter•crop

(v. ˌɪn tərˈkrɒp; n. ˈɪn tərˌkrɒp)

v. -cropped, -crop•ping,
n. v.i.
1. to grow one crop between the rows of another, as in an orchard or field.
v.t.
2. to grow a crop between the rows of.
n.
3. a crop plant growing between plants of a different crop.
[1895–1900]
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In the section that's really burnt, we could interplant."