paddy field


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paddy field

n.
A rice paddy.
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Noun1.paddy field - an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grownpaddy field - an irrigated or flooded field where rice is grown
field - a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed; "he planted a field of wheat"
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Investigators have found the two black box flight recorders from the downed jet which crashed into a paddy field and burst into flames.
"These ducks are moved from paddy field to paddy field," he said.
Two soil samples were taken from two different places, specifically from the paddy field, and two, from soil from pesticide-free-spray.
As can be seen from the photos, there is a clear difference between the paddy field in the trial plot with soil improved using stevia materials, and the paddy field where stevia materials were not used.
The Fukushima prefectural government laid open Monday how it tests local rice for radioactive substances, showing to the media the cropping of sample plants for preliminary tests on brown rice at a paddy field in the town of Tanagura.
Meulaboh, Aceh, Ramadan 14, 1432, Aug 14, 2011, SPA -- Tens of houses and hundreds of hectares of paddy field in West Aceh district were flooded on Sunday following incessant rains overnight.
The Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi features beautifully-designed villas set around a purpose-built paddy field in the centre of the complex, with its lush landscaping offering a different vista at every turn.
Approximately 55% of cultivated rice is grown under irrigated paddy field conditions.
The blue and white porcelain bowl - depicting a man ploughing a paddy field with water buffalo - is believed to be a 19th-century copy of those made in the Kangxi dynasty.
The army helicopter crashed in a paddy field in Tangail district, on Monday, Abdul Mannan, a local police official, said.
A 'paddy field' is not offensive, Kin, as the word 'paddy' in this sense comes from a Malay word for uncut rice.
So we get fighting ninjas and sumo wrestling, and Warwickshire's Forest of Arden is now a paddy field.