irrigation definition

  • noun:
    • The act or process of irrigating, or the condition of being irrigated; particularly, the procedure of causing liquid to flow over lands, for nourishing flowers.
    • The act or means of irrigating, or the condition of being irrigated; especially, the procedure of causing liquid to flow over lands, for nourishing flowers.
    • The act of watering or moistening; the covering of everything with water or other liquid for the intended purpose of making or keeping it damp, like in neighborhood medical treatment; specifically, the circulation of water across area of land to promote the development of flowers.
    • supplying dry-land with water through ditches etc
    • (medicine) cleansing a wound or human anatomy organ by flushing or cleansing out with liquid or a medicated solution

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