Definition of Rattoons

1. Verb. (third-person singular of rattoon) ¹



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Definition of Rattoons

1. rattoon [v] - See also: rattoon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rattoons

rattliest
rattlin
rattline
rattlines
rattling
rattling(a)
rattlingly
rattlings
rattlins
rattly
ratton
rattons
rattoon
rattooned
rattooning
rattoons (current term)
rattrap
rattraps
ratty
ratu
ratus
raubasine
raucid
raucities
raucity
raucle
raucler
rauclest
raucous
raucously

Literary usage of Rattoons

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1. A Text-book of Tropical Agriculture by Henry Alfred Alford Nicholls (1906)
"On very rich soil, the rattoons have been known to produce crops for twenty years, the canes having been cut annually, and the stoles allowed to throw up ..."

2. Philippine Tariff: Hearings Before the Committee on Ways and Means, House of by Sereno Elisha Payne, William Howard Taft, United States War Dept (1906)
"You are quoted as saying second rattoons yield as much as first rattoons. When did you ever compare any first and second ..."

3. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1853)
"Instead of stocking up his rattoons, holing, and planting the land anew, the planter suffers the stoles to continue in the ground, and contents himself, ..."

4. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines by Andrew Ure (1858)
"Instead of stocking up his rattoons, holin?, and planting the land anew, the planter suffers the stoles to continue in the ground, and contents himself, ..."

5. Bulletin by Puerto Rico Federal Experiment Station, Mayaguez (1909)
"The number of rattoons and suckers left to bear the next crop depends on the bedding and richness of the soil. Usually two are left to each plant. ..."

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