Dibble

Definition of Dibble

Dib´ble
n.1.A pointed implement used to make holes in the ground in which no set out plants or to plant seeds.
v. i.1.To dib or dip frequently, as in angling.
[imp. & p. p. Dibbled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Dibbling .]
v. t.1.To plant with a dibble; to make holes in (soil) with a dibble, for planting.
2.To make holes or indentations in, as if with a dibble.
The clayey soil around it was dibbled thick at the time by the tiny hoofs of sheep.
- H. Miller.

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