Vocabulary Word

Word: hydroponically (adv.)

Definition: When you grow plants in sand, gravel, or liquid, with added nutrients but without soil.

Sentence: The farmer grew his crops hydroponically because the soil attracted too many pests.

Where I found it: I found it in an article in the most recent Scientific American called Sunken Strawberries.

Advertisements
Vocabulary Word

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s