irrigation

Definitions

General Science

  • noun the process of supplying of water to land to allow plants to grow

Construction

  • The process or system, and its related equipment, by which water is transported and supplied to otherwise dry land.
  • The use of water thus supplied for its intended purpose.

Medical

Wine

  • the artificial supplying and application of water to land with growing crops. Irrigation can be carried out using powered rotary sprinklers, rain guns or spray lines or by channelling water along underground pipes or small irrigation canals from reservoirs or rivers.
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