"seeding" in the verb sense
go to seed shed seeds
"The dandelions went to seed"
help (an enterprise) in its early stages of development by providing seed money
4. sow, seed
place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth
"She sowed sunflower seeds"
distribute (players or teams) so that outstanding teams or players will not meet in the early rounds
sprinkle with silver iodide particles to disperse and cause rain
inoculate with microorganisms
remove the seeds from
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