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EARTH SCIENCE > AGRICULTURE > AGRICULTURAL PLANT SCIENCE > IRRIGATION
Definition:
The artificial augmentation of the amount of water available to
crops/plants, either by spraying water directly on to the plants or making
it available to their root systems through a series of surface channels or
ditches. 
Reference:
Adapted from: A Dictionary of Ecology, Michael Allaby, ed., Oxford University
Press, 1998.
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